COVID-19 Update: Nigeria records 146 new cases, total 65,839 – NCDC




By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The latest report on the novel virus released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control says that 146 new cases of #COVID-19 has been confirmed, bringing the total confirmed cases to 65,839 as at Wednesday.

The NCDC via it’s twitter handle also announced that a total of 61,573 patients have been discharged since the index case in February while 1,165 deaths had been recorded.

The health agency further informed that the new cases were recorded from the underlisted states:

Lagos-62
FCT-23
Kaduna-21
Ogun-12
Rivers -12
Ondo-5
Oyo-3
Plateau-3
Bauchi-2
Katsina-2
Kano-1

The NCDC gave the breakdown of the total confirmed cases thus:

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