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49 new cases confirmed as Covid-19 infections reach 543 in Nigeria

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) says that 49 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the country.

The new cases are

23 in Lagos
12 in FCT
10 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Oyo
1 in Ekiti

On its social media handles, the NCDC said: “As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.

Discharged: 166

Deaths: 19

“As at 10:40 pm 18th April, number of states with confirmed cases of #COVID19: 19 + FCT

The complete breakdown shows that:

Lagos- 306
FCT- 81
Kano- 37
Osun- 20
Oyo- 16
Edo- 15
Ogun- 12
Kwara- 9
Katsina- 9
Bauchi- 6
Kaduna- 6
Akwa Ibom- 6
Delta- 4
Ekiti- 4
Ondo- 3
Enugu- 2
Rivers-2
Niger- 2
Benue- 1
Anambra- 1

Written by ExpressDay

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