The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday June 10, 2020 reported an increase of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections with 409 new cases and 17 new deaths. This brought the total number of infections in the country to 13,873.
NCDC in an update said Lagos, Nigeria’s economic hub, and epicentre for the pandemic, recorded the highest number of infections for the day with 201 cases. It stated that on June 10, 2020, there were 409 new confirmed cases and 17 deaths recorded in Nigeria. However, no new state reported a case in the last 24 hours.
According to the statistics provided by the centre, 82,935 samples have so far been tested, 13,873 cases have been confirmed positive, 9,086 cases still active, 4,351 cases have been discharged and 382 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
The 409 new #COVID19 cases reported from the 16 states include: