Featured Health

COVID-19: NCDC records 143 new infections

Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) says it recorded 143 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country in the last 24 hours.

The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Friday.

The public health agency said that the infections brought the total number of cases  in the country to 65,982.

Nigeria has so far tested 728,128 people since the first confirmed case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced on Feb. 27, 2020.

NCDC stated that the 143 new cases were  reported from 10 states of the federation and the FCT, namely Lagos (70), Kaduna (25), FCT (22), Ogun (11), Plateau (4), Oyo (4), Ekiti (3), Osun (2), Edo (1), and Kano (1).

The centre added that a multi-sectoral national Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) was activated at Level 3, which continued to coordinate national response activities.

The NCDC said that till date, 65,982 cases were confirmed, 61,782 patients discharged and 1,165 deaths were recorded in 36 states and the FCT.

Related posts

Badagry cut off from Nigeria due to bad road — Sowore


Gowon Estate: Electricity consumers accuse IKEDC of poor power supply, fraudulent billing


Bello seeks Assembly’s approval for N21.5bn Sukuk Bond


65% LDR: New momentum for domestic credit resurgence

Meletus EZE 

Governors’ Forum condemns attack on Kogi community, condoles Gov. Bello

Abisola  THOMPSON 

DisCos pay all applicable taxes – Association

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com