Confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria now 61,440

Coronavirus cases in Nigeria (19.10.2020)
Coronavirus cases in Nigeria (19.10.2020)

On the 18th of October 2020, 133 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

Till date, 61440 cases have been confirmed, 56611 cases have been discharged and 1125 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

The 133 new cases are reported from 9 states- Lagos (90), Rivers (13), FCT (8), Kaduna (8), Oyo (6), Ondo (3), Katsina (2), Nasarawa (2), Plateau (1).

A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, continues to coordinate the national response activities.

Confirmed Cases by State

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 20,645 1,009 19,429 207
FCT 5,918 549 5,290 79
Plateau 3,581 373 3,175 33
Oyo 3,415 818 2,556 41
Rivers 2,709 54 2,596 59
Edo 2,643 14 2,522 107
Kaduna 2,558 59 2,457 42
Ogun 1,980 199 1,752 29
Delta 1,812 26 1,737 49
Kano 1,741 6 1,681 54
Ondo 1,657 36 1,585 36
Enugu 1,313 23 1,269 21
Kwara 1,050 43 982 25
Ebonyi 1,049 8 1,011 30
Osun 908 55 833 20
Katsina 904 1 879 24
Abia 898 18 872 8
Gombe 883 111 747 25
Borno 745 4 705 36
Bauchi 710 6 690 14
Imo 589 13 564 12
Benue 484 61 413 10
Nasarawa 478 140 325 13
Bayelsa 403 3 379 21
Ekiti 329 8 315 6
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Akwa Ibom 295 3 284 8
Anambra 275 27 229 19
Niger 273 12 249 12
Adamawa 248 229 19
Sokoto 162 145 17
Taraba 117 8 103 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Yobe 79 5 66 8
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Kogi 5 3 2
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