COVID-19: Panic button as Nigeria records highest daily infection rate of 381 cases.


Nigeria on Thursday recorded its highest daily infection from the Coronavirus Disease with 381 cases.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced the latest figure on its Twitter handle late on Thursday.

Lagos State also recorded its highest figure of the COVID-19 cases with 183 testing positive. Kano followed with 55 cases; Jigawa, 44; Zamfara, 19; and Katsina 11.

Others on the list were Borno, 8; Kaduna 7; Gombe 6; Ogun 5; Sokoto 4 and Oyo and Rivers 3 each.

Niger State recorded 2 cases and Akwa Ibom, Enugu and Plateau had 1 case each.

The latest figure brings to 3,526 the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, with 107 deaths. Successfully treated and discharged as at Thursday evening were 601 cases.

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