The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday, July 30, 2021 announced five hundred and ninety (590) confirmed new cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 in the country.
Eight (8) people were reported dead on Friday.
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:
Cases reported for Niger state for 28th July (12) and 29th July (11)
Cases reported for Delta state for 10th (1), 11th (1), 13th (3), and 29th July (4)
0 cases reported from Ondo and Osun States,” NCDC said.
As of Friday, July 30, there are 6,284 active cases in Nigeria.
590 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
Breakdown of cases by state;
A breakdown of cases by state can be found via NCDC portal