Nigeria recorded 566 cases of coronavirus on Monday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 25,133
This was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control while giving the daily COVID-19 update in the country.
It also stated that 573 patients have died from coronavirus-related complications in the country.
It said, “On the 29th of June 2020, 566 new confirmed cases and 8 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
“Till date, 25,133 cases have been confirmed, 9,402 cases have been discharged and 573 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory
“The 566 new cases are reported from 20 states- Lagos (166), Oyo (66), Delta (53), Ebonyi (43), Plateau (34), Ondo (32), FCT (26), Ogun (25), Edo (24), Imo (15), Bayelsa (13), Benue (12), Gombe (11), Kano (11), Kaduna (11), Osun (8), Nasarawa (7), Borno (5), Katsina (2), Anambra (2)”
Lagos state which is the epicentre for the disease in the country also has a total of 10,310 confirmed cases, 8,590 of which were recorded active.
Data obtained from the NCDC’s website showed that no new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
Nigeria has so far tested 132,304 persons since the beginning of the pandemic.
A breakdown of all the confirmed cases so far shows that out of the total confirmed cases, there are 15,158 active cases, 9,402 have recovered and have been discharged, and 573 deaths have been reported.
A breakdown of the total confirmed cases can be seen below;