COVID-19: NCDC confirms 84 new infections from 13 States

NCDC Ihekweazu

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control  (NCDC) has 84 of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 163,736 .

The NCDC also disclosed on its official Twitter on Saturday one death was and 25 discharge were achieved within the last 24 hours.

It said the breakdown of the new infections by were -26, Akwa Ibom-16, Rivers-10, Ebonyi-9, Abia-6, Kano-6, Osun-3, Bauchi-2, Delta-2, Edo-1, Jigawa-1, Kaduna-1, and Ogun-1.

It said out of the overall cases, 154,098 were discharged and 2,060 deaths in 36 and the Capital Territory (FCT).

The health agency said the country’s active cases as of April 10 was 7, 520.

It said that a multi-sectoral National Emergency Operations (EOC), activated at Level 3, had continued to the national response activities in the country.

NCDC said that the country had tested  1,803,177 people since the first of COVID-19 was announced on Feb. 2020. (NAN)