COVID-19 Case Update
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COVID-19 Case Update: Case Loads Exceed 16,500 Mark

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 573 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 16,658, with 424 deaths and 5,349 recoveries.

According to the NCDC's report, the new cases were recorded in 20 states, including Lagos (216), Rivers (103), Oyo (68), Edo (40), Kano (21), Gombe (20), FCT (17), Delta (13), Plateau (12), Bauchi (12), Niger (10), Kebbi (9), Ogun (8), Ondo (8), Abia (7), Nasarawa (5), Borno (1), Kwara (1), Benue (1), and Anambra (1).

Lagos remains the most impacted state in the country with 7,319 cases, followed by the FCT and Kano with 1,264 and 1,158 cases respectively.

The states with the lowest number of cases include Ekiti (30), Taraba (18), and Kogi (3).

There are now 7.82 million people infected with the virus worldwide, which has claimed 432,000 lives.

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