COVID-19 UPDATE: 86 New Cases

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released the latest report on the national coronavirus outbreak statistics with the following breakdown as at 11:50pm on the 19th of April, 2020;

70 in Lagos, 7 in FCT, 3 in Katsina, 3 in Akwa Ibom, 1 in Jigawa, 1 in Bauchi and 1 in Borno -bringing the total of new cases to 86.

It was also reported that a total of 170 people have been discharged after meeting the requirements, and there have been 21 deaths in total.

These numbers are on a saddening exponential increase and at this point, there is high possibility of communal spread.

Social distancing is a necessity, if we want to curb the spread of this outbreak as soon as possible.

Please stay at home, wash your hands, and stay safe!

StudentHub Cares!

Related Articles