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4 extra states have recorded index instances of coronavirus, elevating the determine of states which have confirmed at the least one case of COVID-19 within the nation.
They’re Taraba within the North-East, Kebbi within the North-West, Ebonyi within the South-East, and Bayelsa within the South-South.
The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) introduced this in an early-morning tweet on Monday.
It revealed that Taraba recorded six instances of COVID-19, whereas Kebbi, Ebonyi, and Bayelsa recorded one an infection every.
The index instances had been a part of the 91 new infections introduced by the well being company in its newest replace on the outbreak of coronavirus in Nigeria.
Different states the place new instances had been reported embrace Lagos – 43, Kaduna – 5, Gombe – 5; the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) – three.
The remainder are Bauchi – three, Ondo – three, Oyo – three, Edo – three, Rivers – three, Osun – two, Sokoto – eight, and Akwa Ibom – one.
This brings the determine of whole confirmed instances of COVID-19 within the nation to 1,273, with the demise toll additionally rising to 40 whereas 239 individuals have been discharged.
A complete of 32 states, and the FCT have recorded at the least one case of COVID-19 whereas the NCDC additionally revealed that 4 states recorded new deaths.
They’re Osun – two, Oyo – one, Rivers – one, and Katsina – one.
See the case abstract of COVID-19 in Nigeria as of April 26 under:
Complete Samples Examined> 10918Complete Confirmed instances1273Discharged239Demise40States AffectedNo. of Circumstances (Lab Confirmed)No. of Energetic CasesNo. DischargedNo of DeathsLagos73158412819Abuja FCT141103353Kano777601Ogun352951Gombe353500Osun3414182Katsina302442Borno302802Edo251483Oyo211092Akwa Ibom12291Kaduna15960Bauchi14860Sokoto101000Kwara11920Ekiti8521Ondo8620Delta6501Rivers6222Taraba6600Abia2200Enugu2020Niger2200Jigawa2200Zamfara2200Benue1100Anambra1010Adamawa1100Plateau1100Imo1100Bayelsa1100Ebonyi1100Kebbi1100Complete127399423940