Nigeria To Go On Total Lockdown As Country Records Highest COVID-19 Cases On Friday

 

Nigeria has set a new record in daily COVID-19 cases, after recording 796 new cases on Friday, indicative of the outbreak of a second wave of the virus. Friday’s was the highest daily record ever published by the NCDC and broke the 19 June record when 745 cases were registered.

According to the data released by the NCDC on Friday, the new cases came from Abuja and 15 states.

Here is a breakdown of the latest 796 cases; FCT-258 Lagos-248 Kaduna-117 Katsina-52 Ogun-27 Kwara-23 Gombe-22 Adamawa-17 Plateau-15 Kano-6 Rivers-2 Ondo-2 Ekiti-2 Nasarawa-2 Sokoto-2 Taraba-1 72,140 confirmed 65,722 discharged 1,190 deaths.

 

WeetalknaijaBlog recalled that the PTF Chairman, Boss Mustapha had few days ago said the country may go on another total lockdown if cases continue to rise.

 

Nigeria To Go On Total Lockdown As Country Records Highest COVID-19 Cases On Friday

 

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