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JUST IN: Nigeria Confirms 381 New COVID-19 Cases, Toll Now 3,526 — 183 In Lagos

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 381 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing the country’s toll to 3,526. The health agency disclosed the latest development in a tweet on Thursday making it the highest number of cases recorded in a single day in the country. Of the new cases, 183 are in…

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Ex-Kano Commissioner Who Celebrated Abba Kyari’s Death Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Kano State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructures Development, Engineer Muaz Magaji, who was sacked after being accused of “celebrating” the death of late Chief of staff to the President, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for Coronavirus. Recall that it made headlines after Kano Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba said Magaji was sacked over his “unguarded utterances against…

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Mass Deaths In Kano State Connected To COVID-19, Presidency Reveals

The ravaging novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has been linked to the mysterious deaths recorded in Kano state for the past few weeks, Dr Nasiru Sani Gwarzo, leader of the Presidential Task Force Committee on COVID-19 revealed. Disclosing this to newsmen on Sunday May 3rd, Gwarzo said tests carried out so far, established that COVID-19 was the…

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Rise To 2,558 With 87 Deaths And 400 Recoveries

On Sunday evening, The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 2558, according to Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The report showed a drop in the number of infections compared to the one disclosed on Saturday evening. Also a breakdown of the new cases showed that Lagos leads with 39 cases, followed by Kano 29 and…

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238 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Nigeria, Total Now 2,170

On Friday night, Nigeria recorded 238 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 2170. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, (NCDC) made the announcement via Twittter stating that Kano State recorded 92 cases, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) 36 cases, Lagos State 30 cases, Gombe State had 16 cases…

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ICYMI: Nigeria Records 196 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Reaches 1,728

On Wednesday, Nigeria recorded 196 cases of coronavirus, its highest daily figure since the first case was recorded in February. Before the new cases were announced, the highest daily figure was 195 recorded on Tuesday. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) also recorded seven deaths from the disease, bringing the total number of deaths to 51…

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Reaches 1,532 With 195 New Infections — 80 In Lagos

In the latest reports from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the totoal number of confirmed new coronvairus cases in Nigeria has reached 1,532 with the discovery of 195 new infected contacts. The health agency revealed in a tweet late Tuesday that of the new infections, 80 were recorded in Lagos, 38 in Kano, while 15 were…

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