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COVID-19: 19 Deaths, 281 New Cases Reported In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday September 30, 2021 announced  two hundred and eighty-one (281) confirmed new cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 in the country.

The virus also killed nineteen (19) people on Thursday.

New cases of the pandemic have continued to rise for seven consecutive weeks across Africa including Nigeria, signaling the third wave as the country confirmed the deadly Delta variants.

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday July 11 in a statement announced a possible third wave of the pandemic in Nigeria urging citizens to take proactive measures to prevent themselves from contracting the pandemic.

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“Today’s report includes:

10 deaths reported by Delta state are for August 19th (1), September 9th (1), 10th (2), 11th (1), 17th (1), 19th (1), 23rd (2), and 24th (1)

0 cases from Kano and Sokoto States,” NCDC said.

As of  Thursday September 30, there are 9,428 active cases in Nigeria.

281 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

Confirmed Cases:

205,765 

Discharged:

193,617

Deaths:

2,720

Breakdown of cases by state;

FCT-111

Lagos-34

Edo-33

Kwara-20

Plateau-20

Rivers-17

Abia-10

Imo-8

Delta-7

Nasarawa-7

Ekiti-6

Akwa Ibom-3

Oyo-2

A breakdown of cases by state via NCDC portal

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