The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has reported five hundred and seventy-five confirmed new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
The new cases were confirmed on Monday night at exactly 11:34 pm, in a series of tweets on the verified microblogging site account of the NCDC.
The health agency affirmed the new cases were recorded as follows; 123 in Lagos, FCT-100, Delta-58, Edo-52, Ogun-42, Katsina-24, Bayelsa-23, Rivers-22, Borno-19, Plateau-18, Ondo-18, Oyo-17, Kwara-15, Osun-13, Enugu-9, Nasarawa-7, Abia-6, Cross River-5, Kaduna-3 and 1 in Ekiti State.
As at the time this report was given, the overall confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is 29,286, deaths related to the dreadful virus were 654 while so far 11,828 patients have been discharged, Naija News understands.
See below the newly reported cases;
575 new cases of COVID19Nigeria;
654 deaths pic.twitter.com/lH4bOsVkM9
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) July 6, 2020
Meanwhile, Naija News had reported earlier that an official of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has reportedly died of the dreaded Coronavirus disease.