Nigeria has recorded 663 New Confirmed COVID-19 cases, as reported by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), bring the total Number of Confirmed Cases in the Country to 13,464,as at tuesday 9th May, 2020 Healthforbes Media reporting.
As four deaths were recorded on Tuesday, the total number of lives claimed (deaths) by the Coronavirus is Now 365.
The 663 numbers of new cases has never been recorded in the country, that makes it the highest number of new confirmed cases as NCDC made this known on its official Twitter handle.
The total number of COVID-19 tests conducted in the country is 79,948,which 13,464 returned positive,with 4206 cases discharged and 365 deaths.Cross river has still not recorded any case of the Coronavirus.
The breakdown of the 663 new cases reported are as follows:Lagos-170, Ogun-108, Bauchi-69, Ebonyi-49, Edo-33,Rivers-30, FCT-26, Jigawa-26, Delta-20, Anambra-17, Gombe-16, Kano-16, Imo-15, Abia-14, Borno -11, Oyo-11, Plateau-8, Kebbi-6, Kaduna-6, Ondo-4, Niger-2, Katsina (2), Osun-1, Ekiti-1, Kwara-1, Nasarawa-1
By Dung Donald Malou