Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic Daily Updates : Nigeria Cases

Here is a daily update to encourage the General Public to Take Responsibility and Stay Safe during this COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 is real. Stay safe, stay home and save Nigeria.

The global community is racing to slow down and eventually halt the spread of COVID-19, a pandemic that has claimed thousands of lives and sickened tens of thousands of others. In Nigeria, the virus has spread to 14 States within weeks. Government and health authorities across the country are striving to limit widespread infections.


The Federal Government through the FMoH and NCDC, and State Governors have shown strong policy level commitment to slow down COVID-19 progress as well as control it.

Below are the highlights and case summary in Nigeria.

COVID-19 Highlights.

• On the 5th of April 2020, eighteen (18) new confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria
• Till date, 232 cases have been confirmed, 33 cases have been discharged and five (5) deaths have been recorded in Nigeria
• Of the 18 new cases reported on the 5th of April, eleven (11) are in Lagos, four (4) are in FCT, two(2) are in Edo and one (1) is in Kaduna
• All new cases have mild to moderate symptoms and are currently receiving care.
• A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at level 3, continues to coordinate the national response activities

COVID-19 Case Summary in Nigeria.

Total Confirmed cases

232

Discharged

33

Death

5

StatesNumbersStatesNumbers
Abuja FCT

47

Abia

0

Adamawa

0

Akwa Ibom

5

Anambra

0

Bauchi

6

Bayelsa

0

Benue

1

Borno

0

Cross River

0

Delta

0

Ebonyi

0

Enugu

2

Edo

9

Ekiti

2

Gombe

0

Imo

0

Jigawa

0

Kaduna

5

Kano

0

Katsina

0

Kebbi

0

Kogi

0

Kwara

0

Lagos

120

Nasarawa

0

Niger

0

Ogun

4

Ondo

1

Osun

20

Oyo

9

Plateau

0

Rivers

1

Sokoto

0

Taraba

0

Yobe

0

Zamfara

0

  

For more update, visit the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) website – https://ncdc.gov.ng/

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