COVID-19: 304 new cases confirmed, total number of confirmed cases 43,841. Ncdc

UPDATE ON COVID-19

Ncdc announces 304 new cases of COVID-19. Lagos-81 FCT-39 Abia-31 Kaduna-24 Rivers-23 Plateau-16 Cross River-13 Ebonyi-12 Ondo-12 Ekiti-11 Edo-11 Benue-10 Nasarawa-10 Ogun-6 Gombe-5

As at 2nd August 2020 there are 43,841 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 20,308 have been discharged with 888 deaths.

Here is a list of affected states. ?

Currently;

Lagos- 15267

FCT- 3972

Oyo- 2768

Edo- 2311

Rivers- 1829

Kano- 1597

Delta- 1510

Kaduna- 1481

Ogun- 1403

Plateau- 1227

Ondo- 1204

Enugu- 821

Ebonyi- 808

Kwara- 753

Katsina- 745

Borno- 613

Gombe- 612

Abia- 582

Bauchi- 560

Osun- 553

Imo- 469

Benue- 356

Bayelsa- 339

Nasarawa- 339

Jigawa- 322

Niger- 223

AkwaIbom- 221

Adamawa- 164

Sokoto- 154

Ekiti- 152

Anambra- 135

Kebbi- 90

Zamfara- 77

Yobe- 67

Cross River- 58

Taraba- 54

Kogi- 5

Total of 43,841 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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