Covid-19: Nigeria Records 627 New cases – NCDC
Nigeria records 627 new COVID-19 cases, a figure high for two days counting, says Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC).
In a tweet on Friday, the centre said Nigeria has recorded 15,181 cases.
According to NCDC, no new state had reported a case in the last 24 hours, while Lagos state leds the state ranking with 229 new cases, Abuja follows with 65 new infections.
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Other states with new infections include Abia (54), Borno (42), Oyo (35), Rivers (28), Rivers (28), Edo (28), Gombe (27), Ogun (21), Plateau (18), Delta (18), Bauchi (10), Kaduna (10), Benue (9), Ondo (8), Kwara (6), Nasarawa (4), Enugu (4), Sokoto (3), Niger (3), Kebbi (3), Yobe (1), and Kano (1).
According to NCDC 15,181 cases had been confirmed, 9,891 active cases, 4,891 treated and discharged and deaths stands at 399
The measures to curb the pandemic remain same, avoid public places, mandatory use of face masks, temperature checks, physical distancing of 2 metres, Facility/business owners must provide hand washing facilities or sanitizers.