COVID-19 death toll now 1,502 as NCDC confirms 1,633 new cases in Nigeria

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By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The COVID-19 death toll in Nigeria is now 1,502 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed

1,633 new cases of the novel virus in Nigeria.

The released via twitter handle of the late Saturday said the fresh cases were recorded from the underlisted states including the FCT:

Lagos-498; Plateau-214; FCT-176; Rivers-99;
Kaduna-98; Edo-87; Anambra-86; -50; Osun-47; Kano and Oyo-40 each;
Kwara-39; Ebonyi, Niger and Taraba-28 each; Ogun-27; Ondo-21; Ekiti-12; -7,
Borno-6 and Delta-2.

The further stated these fresh cases brought the total confirmed cases to 120,602 of which 95,901 cases have been treated and discharged since the index case was reported in February 27 in Nigeria.

See below the state by state of total confirmed cases: