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Nigeria records 328 new cases of COVID-19, total now 11,844



The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Friday said Nigeria recorded 328 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infection in the country to 11,844.

Confirming the new cases on its verified Twitter handle, NCDC said Lagos recorded 121 new cases, FCT-70 Bauchi-25 Rivers-18 Oyo-16 Kaduna-15 Gombe-14 Edo-13 Ogun-13 Jigawa-8 Enugu-6 Kano-5 Osun-2 Ondo-2.

Till date, Nigeria has discharged 3696 and 333 deaths have been recorded.

Since 31 December 2019 and as of 5 June 2020, 6 603 329 cases of COVID-19 (in accordance with the applied case definitions and testing strategies in the affected countries) have been reported, including 391 732 deaths.