NCDC confirms 11 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria
On the 7th of June 2021, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed a total of 120 new COVID-19 cases in Nigeria at 12 am. The reports are as follows:
This brings the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to a total of 166,767 cases of which 2117 have died and 163, 096 individuals have been discharged.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control also shared that there were ten states with 0 cases reported of which are: Ekiti, Enugu, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, and Sokoto. NCDC also reported that there were a total of 100 community recoveries from Enugu state managed in line with COVID19 guidelines.
The total number of COVID-19 cases published by NCDC according to each state are reported as follows:
Akwa ibom- 1921
Cross River- 402
This makes the Lagos state the state with the highest number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria with a total of 59186 cases and Kogi state the state with the lowest number of COVID-19 cases with a total of 5 cases.
Lagos, FCT, Kaduna, Plateau, Rivers, Oyo, Edo, Ogun, Kano and Ondo states are recorded as the states with the highest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria with a number of 59195, 19872, 9093, 9063, 7271, 6857, 4908, 4683, 3998 and 3311 cases respectively.
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Niger, Bayelsa, Ekiti, Sokoto, Jigawa, Yobe, Kebbi, Cross River, Zamfara and Kogi states are recorded as the states with the lowest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases with a number of 935, 889, 876, 775, 532, 460, 450, 402, 244 and 5 cases respectively.
This also brings the total number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 166,767 cases as stated earlier. The Nigeria center for disease control shared this information on their official facebook page early this morning.