• 945 deaths nationwide

BY VICTOR OSOWOCHI, ABUJA – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday night reported 437 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) with confirmed number of infections in the country now totalling 46,577.

NCDC, which released these figures on its verified Twitter handle said that three deaths were also recorded countrywide in the last 24 hours

According to the statistics, “On the 9th of August 2020, 437 new confirmed cases and 3 deaths were recorded in Nigeria

“Till date, 46577 cases have been confirmed, 33186 cases have been discharged and 945 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.”

The Center further explained that of the 437 new cases reported from 17 states, the breakdown indicated thus: Lagos (107), FCT (91), Plateau (81), Kaduna (32), Ogun (30) and Kwara (24).

Others captured on the daily infection chart are: “Ebonyi (19), Ekiti (17), Oyo (8), Borno (6), Edo (6), Kano (4), Nasarawa (3), Osun (3), Taraba (3), Gombe (2) and Bauchi (1)”

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437 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
46,577 confirmed
33,186 discharged
945 deaths

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COVID-19 NIGERIA

Samples Tested

317,496

Confirmed Cases

46,577

Active Cases

12,446

Discharged Cases

33,186

Death

945

Confirmed Cases By State

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 15,875 2,560 13,122 193
FCT 4,467 3,168 1,253 46
Oyo 2,868 1,435 1,402 31
Edo 2,382 174 2,110 98
Rivers 1,939 236 1,650 53
Kano 1,626 264 1,308 54
Kaduna 1,598 206 1,380 12
Delta 1,596 144 1,409 43
Plateau 1,502 819 662 21
Ogun 1,469 210 1,235 24
Ondo 1,284 493 763 28
Enugu 905 401 485 19
Ebonyi 870 51 793 26
Kwara 857 377 459 21
Katsina 746 265 457 24
Borno 688 84 569 35
Abia 644 122 517 5
Gombe 631 48 560 23
Osun 628 274 341 13
Bauchi 577 35 528 14
Imo 476 318 148 10
Benue 409 291 109 9
Nasarawa 370 139 223 8
Bayelsa 346 22 303 21
Jigawa 322 3 308 11
Akwa Ibom 235 30 197 8
Niger 226 49 165 12
Adamawa 185 87 86 12
Ekiti 178 99 77 2
Sokoto 154 0 138 16
Anambra 142 5 119 18
Kebbi 90 0 82 8
Zamfara 77 1 71 5
Taraba 75 16 55 4
Cross River 68 18 42 8
Yobe 67 2 57 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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