Sunday, July 21, 2024
Home Business Panic As Nigeria Records Highest COVID-19 Figure Ever

Panic As Nigeria Records Highest COVID-19 Figure Ever

Nigeria as Recorded the  highest COVID-19 figure ever as national average goes up.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday recorded 1,145 new infections of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country as this generating some concerns within government circles.

CityNews Nigeria reports that the NCDC confirmed this on its verified website.

One death was also recorded in the country.

The figure was the highest ever recorded in one day since the disease was first reported in Nigeria.

The latest figure surpassed the 930 cases recorded across the country on Wednesday, confirming that Nigeria is experiencing a second wave of COVID-19.

The NCDC disclosed that the new infections bring the country’s total to 76, 207.

The new cases were recorded from 23 states, including the Federal Capital Territory.

The NCDC also disclosed that 335 patients have been discharged after testing negative from the virus.

The public health agency stated that Lagos State, the epicentre of the virus in the country, recorded the highest number of infections with 459 cases; FCT, Kaduna, and Plateau confirmed 145, 138 and 80 respectively.

Other states include Katsina-70, Gombe-52, Niger-31, Kano-23, Bayelsa -21, Bauchi-18, Ondo-18, Rivers-17, Ogun-12, Oyo-12, Edo – eight, Nasarawa- eight, Ebonyi- seven, Osun- six, Ekiti- five, Kebbi- five, Borno- four, Jigawa- three, Akwa Ibom- two and Anambra-one.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Prophet Ikuru Urges President Tinubu to Address IPOB Leadership Issue

In a significant statement, Prophet Godwin Ikuru of the Jehovah Eye Salvation Ministry has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to address the issue...

ZENITH BANK RECOGNISED AS ‘BEST CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FINANCIAL SERVICES’ IN AFRICA FOR THE FOURTH YEAR RUNNING

For the fourth consecutive year, Zenith Bank Plc has been named as the Best Corporate Governance 'Financial Services' Africa 2023 by the Ethical Boardroom. The...

World Earth Day 2023: Renowned Environmentalist, Desmond Majekodumi Commends Unity Bank’s Sustainability Strides

Unity Bank Plc has received commendation from one of Nigeria’s foremost environmentalists, Mr. Desmond Majekodunmi for its consistent environmental sustainability initiatives and programmes aimed...

Unity Bank speaks on disclosure of customer’s information to third party

Unity Bank on Tuesday said that the issues raised over disclosure of a customer’s transaction details to an Egyptian third party via emails since...

Recent Comments

x  Powerful Protection for WordPress, from Shield Security
This Site Is Protected By
Shield Security