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One other individual has died of coronavirus in Nigeria, bringing the COVID-19 demise toll within the nation to 13.
The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) introduced this on Thursday evening in its newest report on the pandemic.
It revealed that as of 10:20 pm on April 16, 5 states – Lagos, Edo, Katsina, Delta, and Kano, in addition to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have recorded no less than one demise.
The NCDC added that 35 new confirmed instances of COVID-19 have been recorded within the nation, elevating the whole variety of infections to 442.
These infections, it stated, have been reported from three states – Lagos (19), Kano (5), Oyo (two), in addition to the FCT the place 9 new instances have been confirmed.
Based on the NCDC, a complete of 152 COVID-19 sufferers have recovered throughout Nigeria, following the discharge of 24 extra individuals.
It acknowledged that a multi-sectoral nationwide Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) which was activated at Degree three would proceed to coordinate the nationwide response actions.
CASE SUMMARY IN NIGERIA AS AT APRIL 16TH 2020
Whole Samples Examined> 5000Whole Confirmed instances442Discharged152Loss of life13States AffectedNo. of Instances (Lab Confirmed)No. of Lively CasesNo. DischargedNo of DeathsLagos251154907Abuja FCT6742232Kano212001Osun203170Edo15951Oyo13850Ogun9450Katsina7601Bauchi6600Kaduna6600Akwa Ibom6330Kwara4400Delta4301Ondo3300Enugu2020Ekiti2110Rivers2110Niger2200Benue1100Anambra1100Whole44227715213