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COVID-19: Nigeria records 501 new cases, Lagos and FCT tops

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501 new positive new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday December 20, 2020.

Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory had the highest number of positive cases in the country with 218 and 112 positive cases respectively.

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NCDC made this known during a daily report on Covid-19 in the country, they gave the breakdown of positive cases on their social media pages.

According to them,

501 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-218 FCT-112 Kaduna-53 Plateau-24 Katsina-21 Kano-16 Yobe-14 Ondo-10 Ogun-9 Edo-7 Bayelsa-5 Rivers-4 Borno-4 Osun-2 Ekiti-2 78,434 confirmed 68,303 discharged 1,221 deaths

ncdc (sUNDAY DECEMBER 20, 2020)

This brings Nigeria’s figure to 78,434 confirmed cases, 68,303 discharged patients and 1,221 deaths with Lagos having the highest total number of COVID-19 cases in the country with 26, 708 cases.

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