Nigeria records 499 fresh COVID-19 cases, total now 30,748
Nigeria has recorded 499 fresh cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 30,748.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its Twitter handle on Thursday.
“On the 9th of July 2020, we recorded 499 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths in Nigeria.
No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
“To date, we have confirmed 30748 cases, we have recorded 12546 cases discharged and 689 deaths in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
“The 499 new cases reported from 24 states; Lagos-157, Edo-59, Ondo-56, Oyo-31, Akwa Ibom-22, Borno-21, Plateau-19, Kaduna-18, Katsina-18,
Bayelsa-17, FCT-17, Delta-14, Kano-11, Rivers-10, Enugu-8, Ogun-6, Kwara-4, Imo-3, Nasarawa-2, Osun-2,
Abia-1, Ekiti-1, Niger-1, Yobe-1,” the NCDC said.