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As Nigeria relaxes curfew, country records highest daily COVID-19 cases

The declaration was made by the Nigeria Community for Ailment Control (NCDC) on Monday night. The figure brings the all out count for the nation to 2,802, the office said.

“On the fourth of May, 245 new affirmed cases and 6 passings were recorded in Nigeria,” it said.

The breakdown of the new cases demonstrated that Lagos leads with 79 cases, trailed by Katsina 37, Jigawa 32, Kano 23 and the Government Capital Domain (FCT) with 19 cases.

On Monday, 16 states detailed in any event an instance of the infection.

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“245 new instances of #COVID19 detailed; 76-Lagos, 37-Katsina, 32 – Jigawa, 23 – Kano, 19 – FCT, 18-Borno, 10 – Edo, 9 – Bauchi, 6 – Adamawa, Oyo and Ogun announced 5 cases , Ekiti, Osun, Benue, Niger and Zamfara revealed one case each.

“As at 11 :46 pm 4 May – 2802 affirmed instances of #COVID19 announced in Nigeria. Released: 417 Passings: 93,” the wellbeing organization composed.

The 245 cases on Monday brings the all out number of coronavirus cases in the nation to 2,802 including 417 patients who have been released after recuperation, and 93 passings.


Nigeria has so far tried 18,536 people since the start of the pandemic in the nation.

A breakdown of the 2,802 affirmed cases shows that Lagos State has so far revealed 1,183 cases, trailed by Kano – 365, FCT – 297, Borno – 100, Gombe – 96, Kaduna – 81, Ogun – 85, Bauchi – 80, Sokoto – 66, Edo – 62, Katsina – 83, Osun – 37, Oyo and Jigawa – 39, Delta – 17, Kwara and Akwa Ibom – 16, Waterways – 14, Yobe, Zamfara and Ondo – 13, Ekiti, Adamawa, Kebbi – 13,Nasarawa – 11, Enugu and Taraba – 8, Ebonyi and Baylsa – 5, Level – 3, Niger – 4, Imo, Benue and Abia – 2 while Anambra has one case



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