Coronavirus: NCDC Confirms 216 New COVID-19 Cases In Nigeria
The new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed via a statement on the official Twitter handle of the health agency.
Fabenmedia reports that the development brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 54,463 which includes 42,439 dischargedcases and 1,027 deaths.
Below is the breakdown of the latest cases according to states with Plateau State recording the highest number of new confirmed cases, followed by Rivers and Abia State, southeast Nigeria.
54,463 confirmed cases
42,439 discharged cases
1027 deaths recorded as of August 30 2020
216 NEW CASES OF #COVID19NIGERIA;
1,027 DEATHS PIC.TWITTER.COM/VUSBTDJZWA
— NCDC (@NCDCGOV) SEPTEMBER 2, 2020