Nigeria records 164 new COVID-19 cases, total now 60,430

October 12, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 164 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.

The 164 new cases brought the nation’s confirmed COVID-19 infections to 60,430.

The NCDC disclosed this via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Monday.

“On the 12th of October 2020, 164 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 60430 cases have been confirmed, 51943 cases have been discharged and 1115 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 164 new cases are reported from 15 states- Lagos (64), FCT (26), Enugu (20), Kaduna (11), Oyo (11), Plateau (8), Ondo (7), Anambra (4), Nasarawa (3), Osun (3), Ebonyi (2), Imo (2), Benue (1), Katsina (1), Ogun (1),” the NCDC said.

See the breakdown of cases by state below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 20,086 4,632 15,250 204
FCT 5,832 516 5,237 79
Plateau 3,545 462 3,050 33
Oyo 3,315 722 2,553 40
Rivers 2,661 83 2,519 59
Edo 2,636 26 2,503 107
Kaduna 2,519 91 2,387 41
Ogun 1,940 171 1,741 28
Delta 1,803 17 1,737 49
Kano 1,740 11 1,675 54
Ondo 1,650 69 1,545 36
Enugu 1,309 19 1,269 21
Kwara 1,050 43 982 25
Ebonyi 1,044 4 1,010 30
Osun 906 66 822 18
Abia 898 18 872 8
Katsina 896 2 870 24
Gombe 883 111 747 25
Borno 745 4 705 36
Bauchi 710 9 687 14
Imo 585 12 561 12
Benue 483 60 413 10
Nasarawa 472 134 325 13
Bayelsa 403 6 376 21
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Ekiti 323 2 315 6
Akwa Ibom 295 9 278 8
Niger 261 4 245 12
Anambra 254 16 219 19
Adamawa 248 23 208 17
Sokoto 162 0 145 17
Taraba 108 13 89 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Yobe 79 5 66 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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