COVID-19 Update: Nigeria records 418 new cases, total now 73,175 – NCDC




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By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The latest -19 update from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has it that 418 new cases have been recorded, bringing the total 73,175.

According to the report released by NCDC via it’s , the new cases were recorded from 17 states including the FCT as follows:

Lagos-113
FCT-86
Abia-47
Kaduna-39
-27
Katsina-22
Benue-14
Oyo-13
Kano-12
Enugu-8
Edo-7
Imo-7
Bauchi-6
Ebonyi-6
Ogun-6
Ondo-4
Nasarawa-1

The agency further said that 66,090 patients have been treated and discharged since the index case in February 27.

It added that 1,197 lives have been lost to COVID-19 related complications in Nigeria.

The state by state breakdown of the total Confirmed cases is shown below: