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|
300 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,154 deaths pic.twitter.com/ILq1YuzG5d
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) November 8, 2020
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COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 300 new cases, total now 64,090
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