Nigeria records 246 cases of COVID-19, toll now 67,220

November 27, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 246 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 67,220.

The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Friday.

“On the 27th of November 2020, 246 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

Till date, 67,220 cases have been confirmed, 62,686 cases have been discharged and 1,171 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 246 new cases are reported from 10 states- Lagos (81), FCT (73), Plateau(39), Kaduna (25), Ogun (13), Bauchi (5), Rivers (4) Ekiti (2), Taraba (2) and Kano (2),” 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 23,164 965 21,979 220
FCT 6,744 660 6,001 83
Plateau 3,852 148 3,670 34
Oyo 3,721 333 3,343 45
Kaduna 3,044 248 2,749 47
Rivers 2,973 108 2,806 59
Edo 2,696 15 2,570 111
Ogun 2,215 157 2,025 33
Delta 1,824 38 1,737 49
Kano 1,791 38 1,699 54
Ondo 1,728 103 1,585 40
Enugu 1,332 21 1,290 21
Kwara 1,096 29 1,039 28
Ebonyi 1,055 6 1,019 30
Katsina 1,014 42 948 24
Osun 945 5 919 21
Gombe 938 56 857 25
Abia 926 9 908 9
Bauchi 770 30 726 14
Borno 745 4 705 36
Imo 662 37 613 12
Benue 496 25 460 11
Nasarawa 488 150 325 13
Bayelsa 445 42 382 21
Ekiti 359 19 334 6
Akwa Ibom 339 19 311 9
Jigawa 331 12 308 11
Niger 296 8 276 12
Anambra 285 1 265 19
Adamawa 261 4 238 19
Sokoto 165 0 148 17
Taraba 159 14 139 6
Yobe 94 12 74 8
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 90 3 78 9
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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