Breaking: Lagos, Ebonyi lead, as Nigeria records 571 COVID-19 cases, 16 deaths
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By Kazeem Ugbodaga
The new cases put the nation’s total coronavirus figures at 32,558 and 740 deaths.
In the figures released by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Sunday night, Lagos rakes in 152 new cases, though it was lesser than the 224 cases it recorded on Saturday. With the new figures, Lagos’ total coronavirus infections stand at 12, 427.
Ebonyi recorded a spike in infection, as it ramps up 108 fresh cases, even though it never recorded any case on Saturday. Ebonyi now has a total of 616 confirmed cases of the virus.
While Oyo has 20 fresh cases, Kwara rakes in 19 cases; Plateau, 17; Osun, 14; Bayelsa, 14; Ekiti, 14; Katsina, 14 and Akwa Ibom, 11 cases.
Also, 13,447 people have recovered from the virus and discharged nationwide.
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