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COVID-19: Nigeria records 49 new cases, total infections now 542

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tiamin rice

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced 49 new positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.

NCDC disclosed this in a tweet on Saturday evening, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 542.

The tweet reads, “Forty-nine new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;

23 in Lagos
12 in FCT
10 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Oyo
1 in Ekiti

“As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.

Discharged: 166
Deaths: 19

“The number of states with confirmed cases of #COVID19: 19 + FCT

Lagos- 306
FCT- 81
Kano- 37
Osun- 20
Oyo- 16
Edo- 15
Ogun- 12
Kwara- 9
Katsina- 9
Bauchi- 6
Kaduna- 6
Akwa Ibom- 6
Delta- 4
Ekiti- 4
Ondo- 3
Enugu- 2
Rivers-2
Niger- 2
Benue- 1
Anambra- 1.”

 

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