<!– Indians pray for one of their own as highest single day of COVID-19 cases recorded –>
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported the highest single-day increase of COVID-19 cases, since the pandemic broke out.
WHO reported the record breaking 212,326 new COVID-19 cases for Saturday.
The biggest increase was reported in the Americas with 129,772 new cases.
Nearly half of the new cases were recorded in the United States and Brazil.
The U.S. recorded 53,213 cases, while Brazil had 48,105 cases.
The Southeast Asia region recorded the second largest surge with 27,947 new cases and 534 deaths over the past 24 hours, WHO added.
You may be interested
N60billion notes’ printing: PDP Governors’ Forum clash with APC governors, Central Bank overWebby - April 18, 2021
Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday knocked their counterparts from the All Progressives Congress…
PDP Dismisses Purported Suspension Of Kwankwaso, Babangida AliyuWebby - April 18, 2021
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dismissed media reports of the purported suspension from the party of former Kano State…
Rivers LG polls: SDP calls for cancellation, resignation of RSIEC chairmanWebby - April 18, 2021
From TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers State, has rejected and called for the cancellation…