The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, had on Saturday night confirmed five hundred and fifty-three new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria, a report that thumps the heart of citizens.
According to the new update by the health sector, overall confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country now stands at 9855, while the current fatality cases stands at 273, as two thousand eight hundred and fifty-six has been discharged after testing negative to the dreadful virus.
Though the citizens seems to be returning to their normal daily activities, the new figures are raising concerns for the governments.
Below is 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, 268 Nigerians evacuated from China have arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Saturday afternoon.
This was disclosed in a post on Twitter by the Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa.