COVID-19: Nigeria Records 645 New Cases, 18 Deaths

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 645 New Cases, 18 Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday February 20, 2021 announced six hundred and forty-five (645) confirmed new cases of coronavirus also known as COVID-19 in the country.

The virus also claimed eighteen (18) lives on Saturday.

“Today’s report include:

222 community recoveries in Lagos State managed in line with guidelines

Data from Borno State recorded over the last two days

Backlog of deaths recorded over the last month” NCDC tweeted.

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As at Saturday February 20, 2021 there are 21,717 active cases in Nigeria.

645 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

Confirmed Cases:

151,553

Discharged:

128,005

Deaths:

1,831

Breakdown of cases by state;

Lagos-282

Ogun-72

FCT-50

Kaduna-33

Osun-24

Imo-23

Abia-21

Borno-18

Oyo-17

Edo-15

Nasarawa-15

Taraba-14

Ekiti-11

Ondo-11

Plateau-11

Kano-10

Rivers-7

Delta-5

Bauchi-3

Jigawa-3

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