The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced via its Twitter handle that the number of confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the country has risen to 31, 987. The increase was as a result of the 664 new cases, which the country recorded on Saturday July 11, 2020 at 11:46p.m. The numbers came from across the states of the federation.
Lagos State, the COVID-19 epicentre still leads with 224 new cases while the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja recorded a high single day number of 105 patients. In all 13,103 have so far been discharged and the country has also recorded 724 deaths due to complications arising from the virus. The latest update of the 664 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria as recorded by the NCDC from across the states include: