The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday August 11, 2021 announced seven hundred and ninety (790) confirmed new cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 which is the highest in the last six months in the country.
The virus also killed one (1) person on Wednesday.
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.
“Today’s report includes:
Three states with zero cases reported: Kano, Nasarawa and Sokoto,” NCDC said.
As of Wednesday August 11, there are 11,510 active cases in Nigeria.
790 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
Breakdown of cases by state;
A breakdown of cases by state can be found via NCDC portal
Lagos Post Online.
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