Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Covid-19 deaths now 1100 in Nigeria, 195 new cases recorded

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 195 new cases of the Covid-19 infection in the country.

The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle late last night.

According to the agency, the new infection takes the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 57,437.

The health agency sadly reported two new deaths raising the death toll in the country to 1,100.

It also reported that 105 patients who had been treated and had also recovered from the infection were discharged across the country.

The NCDC said that Enugu State recorded the highest number of new cases with 51, followed by Gombe with 40, Lagos with 39, Plateau with 23, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), with 15.

Among other states that recorded new cases were Rivers (12), Kaduna (8), Ondo (3), Bauchi (2), Edo (1), and Ogun (1).