COVID-19 SITUATION REPORT FOR MAY 24TH, 2020
COVID-19 cases in Nigeria inches closer to 8000 as total infections now reach 7839.
Number of active Coronavirus patients who are on admission at the isolation facilities rises from 5131 to 5350.
44458 persons have been tested for the dreadful COVID-19 in Nigeria.
313 new infections were discovered yesterday by the NCDC.
Lagos remains the nation's infection focal point; 148 new infections discovered yesterday, 3505 in total.
FCT recorded 36 new cases, and rivers was third in the list in new cases recorded yesterday with 27 new victims of the virus discovered yesterday.
12 new cases was recorded in Ogun, 13 in Kano, and 19 in Edo.
Asides Lagos, Oyo is still the Southwest most infected state with 178 active patients, closely followed by Ogun with 123. Oyo recorded 7 new cases yesterday.
Lagos, Kano, FCT, Kastina, and borno are top five with the most COVID-19 patients in Nigeria.
2263 persons have recovered from COVID-19 with Lagos topping the list of having the most discharged cases with 658 patients.
Lagos has also recorded the most COVID-19 fatalities in Nigeria with 42 deaths.
Death toll of COVID-19 in Nigeria rises from 221 to 226. Only Enugu, Taraba, Anambra, Benue, Imo, Abia, and Bayelsa are yet to record COVID-19 deaths in Nigeria. They also have the fewest number of COVID-19 active patients in the country.
Kogi and Cross River are yet to record any COVID-19 case in Nigeria.