COVID-19: 555 new cases confirmed, total number of confirmed cases 40,532. Ncdc


Ncdc announces 555 new cases of COVID-19. Lagos-156 Kano-65 Ogun-57 Plateau-54 Oyo-53 Benue-43 FCT-30 Ondo-18 Kaduna-16 Akwa Ibom-13 Gombe-13 Rivers-12 Ekiti-9 Osun-8 Cross River-3 Borno-2 Edo-2 Bayelsa-1

As at 26th July 2020 there are 40,532 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 17,374 have been discharged with 858 deaths.

Here is a list of affected states. ?


Lagos- 14456

FCT- 3481

Oyo- 2570

Edo- 2167

Rivers- 1652

Kano- 1520

Delta- 1464

Kaduna- 1365

Ogun- 1301

Ondo- 1061

Plateau- 834

Ebonyi- 759

Enugu- 741

Katsina- 733

Kwara- 711

Borno- 611

Gombe- 571

Bauchi- 538

Abia- 536

Imo- 465

Osun- 443

Benue- 337

Bayelsa- 327

Jigawa- 322

Nasarawa- 308

AkwaIbom- 221

Niger- 167

Sokoto- 154

Adamawa- 140

Anambra- 132

Ekiti- 113

Kebbi- 90

Zamfara- 77

Yobe- 66

Taraba- 54

Cross River- 40

Kogi- 5

Total of 40,532 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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