COVID-19: Nigeria experienced a low number of deaths



Nigeria has been experiencing a low number of deaths for some days, with only one death reported in two consecutive days, with a reduction in COVID-19 new cases as 325 people were infected after the federal government increased testing of populist.


In a statement released late yesterday night, a total of 49,068 cases was recorded since the inception of the epidemic, a total number of 36,497 people have been discharged and  975 deaths.


"298 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;


Plateau-108

Kaduna-49

Lagos-47

Ogun-18

Osun-17

FCT-15

Ondo-14

Edo-8

Oyo-6

Akwa Ibom-4

Cross River-4

Borno-3

Ekiti-2

Bauchi-1

Kano-1

Rivers-1


"49,068 confirmed

36,497 discharged

975 deaths 


A breakdown of confirmed cases by state, and other details below: