Four hundred and sixty-six new covid-19 cases have occurred as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control says three People has died as a result of Covid-19 complications
The NCDC confirmed this in an update on its verified Facebook page.
The Public health agency reports that COVID-19 cases in the country now stands at 198, 239 on Friday.
It noted that 2,588 people have died from the disease’s complications and that infections were confirmed in 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Friday.
“Lagos (134), Rivers (82), Edo (69), Gombe (39), FCT (32), Kaduna (21), Plateau (20), Benue (19), Kwara (17), Delta (16), Akwa Ibom (10), Bayelsa (5) and Kano (2).
“Today’s report includes: two deaths and eight discharged cases for Lagos are for September 9, 2021 cases from Nasarawa and Sokoto States,”it said.
According to the NCDC, there were 9,871 active coronavirus cases in Nigeria as of September 10, with a total of 182,780 cases successfully treated and discharged after recovery.
The NCDC said that over 2. 8 million samples of the virus out of the nation’s roughly 200 million population were tested.