Covid-19 Update: Nigeria's Total Cases Near 20,000
Nigeria’s total cases of coronavirus has reached 19,808, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control reports.
The center said on the 20th of June 2020, 661 new confirmed cases and 19 deaths were recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a total daily test of 2,504 samples across the country.
It further said that till date, 19808 cases have been confirmed, 6718 cases have been discharged and 506 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
It was also gathered that a total of 111,052 tests have been carried out.
According to the NCDC, the 661 new cases were reported from 14 states- Lagos (230), Rivers (127), Delta (83), FCT (60), Oyo (51), Edo (31), Bayelsa (27), Kaduna (25), Plateau (13), Ondo (6), Nasarawa (3), Ekiti (2), Kano (2), Borno (1).