The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Monday night reported five hundred and seventy-five confirmed new cases of COVID-19 disease in the country.
According to reports by the health agency, the total number of COVID-19 confirmed cases in Nigeria since its outbreak is currently 29,286 while 11,828 patients have been discharged from the killer virus. Naija News understands that so far 654 people have died of dreaded virus since its emergence in the country.
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.
Confirmed Cases by State
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|
Meanwhile, the Federal Government of Nigeria has announced that it will commence the disinfection of schools on Tuesday against the spread of COVID-19 in preparation for the resumption of schools.
The Nigerian government also revealed why it delayed the decontamination process, it also added that it has enough teams on the ground to carry out the disinfection exercise.