Nigeria Records 60 New COVID-19 Cases


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that Nigeria has recorded 60 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.

In a tweet, NCDC revealed that Nigeria now has a total of 164,207 confirmed cases, 154,325 discharged and 2,061 recorded deaths.

The States which recorded the 60 new cases include Lagos-22, River-15, Bayelsa-7, Kaduna-5, Ogun-4, Akwa Ibom-3, Osun-2, Kano-1, and Ebonyi State-1.

The Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria has therefore urged Nigerians to adhere to the social distancing protocols to reduce the number of cases being recorded.

“Maintaining a social distancing while entering or leaving places of worship will help to limit the spread of #COVID19 prevention. #TakeResponsibility &#StaySafe”.


BY Prince Fiifi Yorke