COVID-19: 212 new cases confirmed, total number of confirmed cases 61,194…..Ncdc


Ncdc announces 212 new cases of COVID-19. Lagos-85 Oyo-72 FCT-21 Ogun-11 Plateau-11 Katsina-6 Kaduna-5 Osun-1

As at 16th October 2020 there are 61,194 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 52,304 have been discharged with 1119 deaths.

Here is a list of affected states. πŸ‘‡


Lagos- 20518

FCT- 5904

Plateau- 3569

Oyo- 3409

Rivers- 2689

Edo- 2640

Kaduna- 2534

Ogun- 1969

Delta- 1810

Kano- 1740

Ondo- 1654

Enugu- 1309

Kwara- 1050

Ebonyi- 1049

Osun- 908

Katsina- 902

Abia- 898

Gombe- 883

Borno- 745

Bauchi- 710

Imo- 587

Benue- 483

Nasarawa- 476

Bayelsa- 403

Ekiti- 329

Jigawa- 325

AkwaIbom- 295

Anambra- 275

Niger- 269

Adamawa- 248

Sokoto- 162

Taraba- 109

Kebbi- 93

Cross River- 87

Zamfara- 79

Yobe- 79

Kogi- 5

Total of 61,194 cases We all need to work together to end the spread of COVID-19.

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

– Maintain at least 6 feets 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..

– πŸ’ͺ 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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