339 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria – 139 in Lagos alone

339 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Thursday, May 21, 2020.   According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 139 cases were recorded in Lagos, 28 in Kano, 28 in Oyo, 25 in Edo, 22 in Katsina, 18 in Kaduna, 14 in Jigawa, 13 in Yobe, 13 in Plateau, 11 in FCT, 8 in Gombe, 5 in Ogun, 4 in Bauchi, 4 in Nasarawa, 3 in Delta, 2 in Ondo, 1 in Rivers, and 1 in Adamawa State.   In total, Nigeria has recorded 7016…

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Oil workers make up about 60% of Coronavirus cases in Rivers – Governor Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike has said that about 60% of Coronavirus cases recorded in Rivers state have a career in the oil sector.   The Rivers state Governor who disclosed that some of the cases are oil workers returning from rigs in a meeting with the management team of Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited at the Government House on Wednesday May 20, blamed the increased number of COVID-19 cases in the state on unscreened oil workers.   Wike also insisted that his actions were not targeted at anybody or organisation as oil remained the mainstay…

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216 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria as confirmed cases rise to 6175

  Two Hundred and Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Monday, May 18.   According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 74 of the new cases were confirmed in Lagos, 33 in Kano, 19 in Oyo, 17 in Kano, 13 in Edo, 10 in Zamfara, 8 each in Ogun and Gombe, 7 each in Bauchi and Kwara, 4 in the FCT, 3 each in Kaduna and Enugu and 2 in Rivers.   The total number of cases now stands at 6175. The number of…

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184 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Lagos, Kano, Katsina, others

184 new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Nigeria.   According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, out of the 184 new cases, 51 were recorded in Lagos, 23 in Jigawa, 16 in Bauchi, 16 in Katsina, 14 in Kano, 10 in FCT,  10 in Rivers,  9 in Kwara, 5 in Delta, 5 in Kaduna, 4 in Sokoto, 4 Oyo, 3 in Kebbi,  3 in Nasarawa,  3 in Osun,  2 in Ondo, 1 in Ebonyi,  1 in Edo,  1 in Enugu,  1 in Anambra, 1 in Plateau and  1 in Niger…

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238 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria – 92 in Kano alone as total number hit 2170

238 new cases of Coronavirus have been recorded in Nigeria. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 92 of the new cases were recorded in Kano,  36 in FCT, 30 in Lagos, 16 in Gombe, 10 in Bauchi, 8 in Delta, 6 in Oyo,  5 in Zamfara, 5 in Sokoto, 4 in Ondo, 4 in Nasarawa, 3 in Kwara, 3 in Edo, 3 in Ekiti, 3 in Borno, 3 in Yobe, 2 in Adamawa, 1 in Niger, 1 in Imo, 1 in Ebonyi, 1 in Rivers, and 1…

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Confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria hit 1095 after 114 people tested positive in 24 hours

Confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria has now hit 1095 after 114 people tested positive in 24 hours.   According to the Nigeria Center of Disease Control (NCDC), 80 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, 21 in Gombe, 5 in FCT, 2 in Zamfara, 2 in Edo, 1 in Ogun, 1 in Oyo, 1 in Kaduna and 1 in Sokoto State.   As at 11:30 pm, April 24, there are 1095 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 208 Deaths: 32  

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86 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria – 70 in Lagos alone

86 new cases of Coronavirus have been recorded in Nigeria.   According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 70 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, 7 in the FCT, 3 in Akwa Ibom, 3 in Katsina state, 1 in Jigawa, 1 in Bauchi and 1 in Borno state.   Nigeria now has 627 confirmed cases of Coronavirus with Lagos being the epicenter with 376 confirmed cases.   See the breakdown as posted by the NCDC below.  

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Lagosians react in shock as state records 70 new cases of Coronavirus

  70 in Lagos is trending as Lagosians react in shock after the NCDC revealed last night that 70 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the state alone on Sunday April 19.   The NCDC in its report stated that 86 new cases were discovered on Sunday, out of which 70 were recorded in Lagos. See reactions from Lagosians below  

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Countries where novel coronavirus cases have been confirmed worldwide

The Novel Coronavirus has become one of the deadliest world epidemics of the 21st century. The epidemic which has been named COVID-2019 has claimed the lives of thousands of people. Aside from that, the virus is fast spreading across the globe with at least a reported case on each continent.     In this article, TheNewsGh.Com brings you a comprehensive list of countries where the Coronmavirus epidemic has been confirmed or sighted. Countries                           Reported Cases Australia     …

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