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520 new COVID-19 cases take Nigeria’s total to 146,184. Deaths, recoveries updated



Nigeria on Sunday recorded 520 fresh COVID-19 cases.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which disclosed this on its Twitter handle, said the new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

It added that the number of COVID-19 fatalities in Nigeria stood at 1,752 as of Sunday night.

Also, the total number of confirmed cases increased to 146,184.

However, Nigeria has recorded 120,838 recoveries since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country last year.

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The breakdown of the figure on a state-by-state basis revealed the following: Ondo (120), Borno (41), Ebonyi (37), Benue (33), Plateau (30), FCT (29), Nasarawa (25), Ogun (25), Edo (24), and Osun (24).

Others are – Katsina (22), Kaduna (21), Niger (20), Kwara (14), Ekiti (13), Yobe (10), Oyo (4), Bayelsa (1), and Jigawa (1).

“Total confirmed COVID-19 cases: 146,184.

“Discharged: 120,838 AND Deaths: 1,752.”

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