Afrinity Production discloses to you the fast increase of the Novel Corona Virus in Nigeria.
August 18th 2020.
Nigeria yesterday confirmed 410 new cases of the novel coronavirus as the country’s toll of infection confirmed neared 50,000.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed the news in a late-night tweet according to Channels TV.
The country’s virus epicentre, Lagos, reported 210 new cases, while the FCT posted 45 new infections.
Other states with new cases include: Ondo-30, Plateau-21, Edo-19, Ogun-16, Oyo-13, Nasarawa-12, Bauchi-11, Enugu-10, Kwara-7, Kaduna-6, Anambra-4, Ebonyi-3, Abia-2, Rivers-1.
Four new deaths were recorded on Tuesday as the total toll from the virus reached 981.
Nonetheless, the toll of recovered patients rose to 37,051.
By Amie T. Camara