COVID-19: 499 new cases confirmed, total number of confirmed cases 30,748


Ncdc announces 499 new cases of COVID-19. 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

As at 9th July 2020 there are 30,748 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 12,546 have been discharged with 689 deaths.

Here is a list of affected states. ?


Lagos- 11827

FCT- 2365

Oyo- 1604

Edo- 1562

Delta- 1337

Kano- 1302

Rivers- 1294

Ogun- 1063

Kaduna- 904

Katsina- 646

Ondo- 606

Borno- 584

Gombe- 524

Bauchi- 519

Ebonyi- 503

Plateau- 497

Enugu- 439

Abia- 401

Imo- 359

Jigawa- 318

Kwara- 311

Bayelsa- 299

Nasarawa- 236

Osun- 212

Sokoto- 153

AkwaIbom- 134

Niger- 125

Benue- 121

Adamawa- 100

Anambra- 93

Kebbi- 86

Zamfara- 76

Yobe- 62

Ekiti- 46

Taraba- 27

Cross River- 5

Kogi- 5

Total of 30,748 cases We all need to work together to end the spread of COVID-19.

TO PROTECT YOURSELF: ? _________________________ – Put on facemasks when ever you are going out.

– Maintain af least 6 frets physical distance between you and the next person.

– Don’t touch surfaces

– Always wash you hands with soap under running water or with alcohol based hand sanitizer when water and soap isn’t available.

– If you must enter a public transport or a bike, ensure they are using facemasks and always have your facemasks on.

– Call your hospital if you notice any of the COVID-19 related symptoms.

– Avoid crowded places.

– Work from home as much as possible, if you can.

– ?Stay at home if you feel unwell – even with a slight fever and cough..

– ? Cover your mouth and nose with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze, and properly dispose the tissue in a covered bin.

Thanks Dr Kelechi Williams Igbokwe.

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