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Nigeria’s Covid-19 Cases Now 38,344

Nigeria on Wednesday recorded another 543 confirmed cases of Covid -19 and 8 death, with Lagos leading with 180 cases. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control,. NCDC, the cases were recorded in 15 states of the federation. The states include Lagos 180, followed by Federal Capital Territory, FCT, with 86, Kaduna-56, Edo-47, Ondo-37, Kwara-35, Ogun-19, Rivers-19, Kano-17, Ebonyi-16, Enugu-16, Delta-7, Bayelsa-4, Bauchi-3 and Abia-1.

NCDC noted that “On July 22, there were 543 new confirmed cases and eight deaths were recorded in Nigeria. Till date, Nigeria has recorded a total of 38,344 confirmed cases, 15,815 discharged and 813 deaths.”