268 discharged as Nigeria confirms 454 new coronavirus cases
Coronavirus cases in Nigeria have risen to 27,564 following the announcement of 454 new cases on Friday, July 3, 2020.
According to the NCDC, 87 new cases were confirmed in Lagos, 63 in Edo, 60 in FCT, 41 in Edo, 32 in Benue, 31 in Abia, 29 in Ogun, 19 in Oyo 17 in Kaduna, 16 in Delta, 15 in Enugu and 14 in Borno.
Other states with new cases include Plateau-9 Nasarawa-8 Kano-5 Bauchi-4 Gombe-2 Katsina-1 Kogi-1.
Coronavirus deaths in the country also rose to 628 as 13 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded on Friday.
The NCDC’s update also showed that 268 coronavirus patients recovered from the virus as discharged cases increased from 10801 to 11069.
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