Nigeria records 324 new cases of COVID-19, total now 68,627

December 4, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 324 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 68,627.

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

“On the 4th of December 2020, 324 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 68,627 cases have been confirmed, 64,467 cases have been discharged and 1,179 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory

“The 324 new cases are reported from 11 states- Lagos (115), FCT (110), Kaduna (57), Taraba (9), Akwa Ibom (8), Plateau (6), Bauchi (4), Ekiti (4), Kano(4), Katsina (4) and Rivers (3),” 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 23,660 508 22,926 226
FCT 7,101 752 6,266 83
Plateau 3,910 166 3,710 34
Oyo 3,730 322 3,363 45
Kaduna 3,302 274 2,981 47
Rivers 3,009 84 2,866 59
Edo 2,705 13 2,580 112
Ogun 2,237 126 2,078 33
Delta 1,824 38 1,737 49
Kano 1,803 44 1,705 54
Ondo 1,728 103 1,585 40
Enugu 1,332 21 1,290 21
Kwara 1,110 42 1,039 29
Ebonyi 1,055 6 1,019 30
Katsina 1,034 22 988 24
Osun 947 2 924 21
Gombe 938 56 857 25
Abia 926 9 908 9
Bauchi 782 26 742 14
Borno 745 4 705 36
Imo 681 24 645 12
Nasarawa 507 169 325 13
Benue 496 25 460 11
Bayelsa 456 48 387 21
Ekiti 381 35 340 6
Akwa Ibom 348 18 321 9
Jigawa 331 12 308 11
Niger 298 4 282 12
Anambra 285 1 265 19
Adamawa 261 4 238 19
Taraba 172 9 157 6
Sokoto 166 1 148 17
Yobe 100 8 84 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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