The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday night confirmed six hundred and twenty-four new cases of Coronavirus disease in the country.
According to the health agency, 8 COVID-19 related deaths were recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, July 28.
The newly reported cases increased the overall cases of the pandemic in Nigeria to 41804, while 18764 people have been discharged from the dreaded disease. So far 868 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Naija News understands.
The newly reported cases from 18 states of the country were found as follow; – Lagos (212), Oyo (69), Niger (49), Kano (37), Osun (37), FCT (35), Plateau (34), Gombe (33), Edo (28), Enugu (28), Ebonyi (17), Delta (10), Katsina (9), Ogun (8), Rivers (7), Ondo (5), Kaduna (4), Nasarawa (2).
See below the breakdown of states with confirmed cases of COVID-19; including active patients, discharged patients and deaths recorded in Nigeria.
Confirmed Cases by State
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|
In another news, Naija News reported that a former Nigerian professional footballer, Musa Nosa Kadiri, has died at the age of 53.