COVID-19: NCDC confirms 34 new cases



NCDC Ihekweazu

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it registered 34 of COVID-19 in three states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The centre disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.

It stated that the 34 were recorded in Enugu (19), Lagos (13), Kaduna (1) and FCT (1).

The NCDC noted that the Tuesday included data from Enugu State recorded between April 28 and May, 3.

It, however, noted that was recorded case of recovery from isolation centres across the country as at May 4, saying the number of recoveries remained 155,371.

According to it, is also COVID-19 death in seven days, keeping the death toll at 2,063.

The agency added that it had confirmed 165,215 cases, 155,371 discharges and 2,063 deaths in the 36 states and the FCT since the pandemic broke out in the country in 2020, and 1,939,165 tests carried out.

The NCDC said that a multi-sectoral national Emergency Operations Centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, had continued to coordinate the national response . (NAN)