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NIGERIA COVID19 CASES INCH CLOSE TO 50,000 WITH 410 NEW INFECTIONS

NCDC AUG 19

Nigeria has recorded 410 new cases of #COVID19 in 16 states, bringing the total to 49,895 in 36 states of the country, plus the FCT.

37,051 patients have fully recovered and discharged, while 981 deaths have been recorded, and so, the number of active cases is 11,863.

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According to the latest information released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, 210 of the new cases are in Lagos state; 45 in FCT; Ondo-30; Plateau-21; Edo-19; Ogun-16; Oyo-13; Nasarawa-12; Bauchi-11

Meanwhile, there are Enugu-10; Kwara-7; Kaduna-6; Anambra-4; Ebonyi-3; Abia-2 and Rivers has 1 case.