(LAGOS, NIGERIA) The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 91 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria on the 26th of April, 2020, bringing the total number of cases to 1273, OYOGist.com has gathered.
The NCDC revealed that there are 91 total new cases confirmed in 16 states, including the FCT. According to the NCDC, the 91 new cases are distributed vis: Lagos (43), Sokoto (8), Taraba (6), Gombe (5), Ondo (3), FCT (3), Edo (3), Oyo (3), Rivers (3), Bauchi (3), Osun (2), Akwa Ibom (1), Bayelsa (1), Ebonyi (1), Kebbi (1).
There were also 5 new Coronavirus related deaths recorded by the NCDC for Sunday’s report. This brings the total number of COVID-19 deaths to 40.
There were a total of 17 discharged cases reported by the NCDC on Sunday, bringing the total number of discharged cases to 239.
See how the 91 new confirmed cases recorded by the NCDC were distributed among the 16 states below:
The NCDC further revealed that one of the cases previously brought to Lagos has now been moved to Ondo. The total number of cases in Lagos, according to the NCDC, is 731, while that of Ondo is 8.