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Coronavirus in Nigeria – 298 New Cases confirmed, 975 Deaths and 49,068 Total Cases as of 16th August 2020

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Two Hundred and Ninety-Eight (298) new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic were confirmed and reported in Nigeria within the last 24 hours. This was contained in the COVID-19 update provided by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The new cases reported are as follows:

Plateau: 108
Kaduna: 49
Lagos: 47
Ogun: 18
Osun: 17
FCT Abuja: 15
Ondo: 14
Edo: 8
Oyo: 6
Akwa Ibom: 4
Cross River: 4
Borno: 3
Ekiti: 2
Bauchi: 1
Kano: 1
Rivers: 1

Currently, there are 49,068 confirmed cases in Nigeria with 975 deaths. However, 36,497 people have so far recovered and been discharged.

Please, let’s stay home and stay safe. If you feel worried about related symptoms, call NCDC Toll-free – 080097000010.