Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic Daily Updates : Nigeria Cases

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic Daily Updates : Nigeria Cases

Here is a daily update to encourage the General Public to Take Responsibility and Stay Safe during this COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 is real. Stay safe, stay home, and save Nigeria.

The global community is racing to slow down and eventually halt the spread of COVID-19, a pandemic that has claimed thousands of lives and sickened tens of thousands of others. In Nigeria, the virus has spread to more states within weeks. Government and health authorities across the country are striving to limit widespread infections.

The Federal Government through the FMoH and NCDC and State Governors have shown strong policy level commitment to slow down COVID-19 progress as well as control it.

Below are the highlights and case summary in Nigeria.

See Also: How to Protect Yourself From the New Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).

COVID-19 Highlights.

    • On the 12th of May 2020, 146 new confirmed cases and 6 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
    • No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
  • Till date, 4787 cases have been confirmed, 959 cases have been discharged and 158 deaths have been recorded in 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory
  • The 146 new cases are reported from 20 states- Lagos(57), Kano(27), Kwara(10), Edo(9), Bauchi(8), Yobe(7), Kebbi(4), Oyo(4), Katsina(3), Niger(3), Plateau(2), Borno(2), Benue(2), Sokoto(2), Gombe(1), Enugu(1), Ebonyi(1), Ogun(1), FCT(1), Rivers(1)

COVID-19 Case Summary in Nigeria.

Total Samples Tested 28418
Total Confirmed cases 4787
Discharged 959
Death 158

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases by State in Nigeria.

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 1,990 1,455 502 33
Kano 693 586 74 33
FCT 360 288 65 7
Katsina 208 179 18 11
Bauchi 190 164 23 3
Borno 188 160 12 16
Ogun 127 76 46 5
Gombe 119 65 53 1
Jigawa 118 112 4 2
Kaduna 111 91 17 3
Sokoto 108 73 22 13
Edo 88 71 13 4
Zamfara 73 67 1 5
Oyo 69 51 16 2
Kwara 44 34 9 1
Osun 39 5 30 4
Kebbi 28 24 1 3
Nasarawa 25 24 0 1
Rivers 23 16 4 3
Plateau 21 20 1 0
Adamawa 21 17 4 0
Yobe 20 19 0 1
Delta 17 11 3 3
Akwa Ibom 17 5 10 2
Ondo 16 4 11 1
Ekiti 15 5 9 1
Taraba 15 14 1 0
Enugu 11 9 2 0
Niger 9 7 2 0
Ebonyi 8 8 0 0
Bayelsa 6 3 3 0
Benue 4 4 0 0
Imo 3 2 1 0
Abia 2 1 1 0
Anambra 1 0 1 0

For more update, visit the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) website – https://ncdc.gov.ng/

SOURCE: https://www.myschoolgist.com/ng/covid-19-nigeria-cases/

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