17 Oct 2021, 12:11 PM (GMT)

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241,147,433 Total Cases
4,909,583 Death Cases
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COVID-19: 78 New Cases, Two Deaths Reported In Nigeria

The virus also killed two (02) people on Sunday.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday October 10, 2021 announced  seventy-eight (78) confirmed new cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 in the country.

The virus also killed two (02) people on Sunday.

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:

States with zero cases reported (3):

Bauchi, Nasarawa and Sokoto,” NCDC said.

As of Sunday October 10, there are 9,673active cases in Nigeria.

78 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

Confirmed Cases:

207,694 

Discharged:

195,274 

Deaths:

2,747 

Breakdown of cases by state;

Lagos-22

Kaduna-12

FCT-10

Benue-9

Imo-8

Akwa Ibom-4

Delta-4

Kano-4

Jigawa-3

Plateau-1

Rivers -1

A breakdown of cases by state via NCDC portal

Damilare Bankole

Managing Editor, Lagos Post Online. Damilare is a disciplined tech enthusiast and media entrepreneur with interest and unparalleled passion for model Web and app design technology. He is a firm believer in the meaningful role research and innovation can play in addressing economic issues across industries and sectors. He's passionate about online Journalism. Damilare is also a Photographer. M: +2348025837037 E: lagospostng@gmail.com

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