Survivor  fund Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic Massive Recruitment for Academic and Non-Academic Staff  Yobe State SUBEB recruitment portal

Nigeria Records 146 New Coronavirus Cases

1 min


 

 

Nigeria has recorded 146 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its total infections to 4,787

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet late Tuesday confirmed the new cases.

Of the 146 cases, the health agency said 57 were from Lagos, 27 from Kano, 10 in Kwara, nine in Edo, eight in Bauchi, seven in Yobe, and four each in Kebbi and Oyo states.

Other states with new cases include Katsina and Niger, each with three cases, the quartet of Plateau, Borno, Sokoto, and Benue, with two cases each; posting one case each were Gombe, Enugu, Ebonyi, Ogun, FCT, and Rivers states.

READ ALSO  I Only Said COVID-19 Would End In China, Not In Nigeria — TB Joshua Defends His Prophecy

While the coronavirus has no definite cure yet, the number of successfully managed cases in the country rose to 959, the NCDC said. However, eight more deaths were recorded, putting the virus’s total toll at 158.

Earlier on Tuesday, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 assured Nigerians that the possible cure being procured from Madagascar would undergo the necessary checks to ensure its efficacy and safety for human consumption.

– Channelstv

 


Like it? Share with your friends!

Jake Clifford

Jake Clifford is a Nigerian Born blogger and a fast growing Journalist, whose aim is to inform Nigerians with happening across Nigeria. Send story tips to him via [email protected] or

0 Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.