COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 300 new cases, total now 64,090

November 8, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that the country has recorded 300 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 64,090.

The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Sunday night.

“On the 8th of November 2020, 300 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 64090 cases have been confirmed, 59910 cases have been discharged and 1154 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.”

“The 300 new cases are reported from 6 states- Lagos (255), FCT (27), Oyo (10), Kaduna (5), Ondo (2), Kano (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 21,910 1,105 20,585 220
FCT 6,239 759 5,398 82
Plateau 3,676 43 3,600 33
Oyo 3,525 276 3,205 44
Rivers 2,866 98 2,709 59
Kaduna 2,703 57 2,603 43
Edo 2,673 27 2,536 110
Ogun 2,075 109 1,936 30
Delta 1,816 30 1,737 49
Kano 1,756 15 1,687 54
Ondo 1,698 76 1,585 37
Enugu 1,332 21 1,290 21
Kwara 1,072 27 1,019 26
Ebonyi 1,055 6 1,019 30
Katsina 953 0 929 24
Gombe 938 56 857 25
Osun 932 14 898 20
Abia 926 9 908 9
Borno 745 4 705 36
Bauchi 720 7 699 14
Imo 622 6 604 12
Benue 493 22 460 11
Nasarawa 483 145 325 13
Bayelsa 413 11 381 21
Ekiti 338 12 320 6
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Akwa Ibom 319 21 289 9
Anambra 282 7 256 19
Niger 281 10 259 12
Adamawa 261 4 238 19
Sokoto 165 0 148 17
Taraba 152 31 115 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Yobe 82 6 68 8
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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