Nigeria COVID-19 count for July 17th

Highlights

  • Global COVID-19 deaths now 599,416
  • New COVID-19 cases recorded in 20 states in Nigeria yesterday

 

Global toll

Globally, COVID-19 infections are now 14,194,140, with 599,416 deaths and 8,470,275 recovery from the disease.
According to Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 20 states of the nation, while no new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

 

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The new COVID-19 cases count in Nigeria as at July 17th 2020

Lagos topped the chart with 129 and followed closely by the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, with 118. Others are:

Oyo – 87

Kano – 55

Benue – 42

Enugu – 35

Kwara – 28

Imo – 16

Ogun – 13

Kaduna – 12

Ondo – 12

Delta – 11

Edo – 11

Plateau – 8

Nasarawa – 6

Ekiti – 6

Niger – 6

Borno – 4

Abia – 4

Gombe – 3.

 

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NCDC noted that “till date, 35,454 cases have been confirmed, 14633 cases have been discharged and 772 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.”

 

NP/Lucky/Vanguard

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