The Lagos State Government led by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has recorded five new coronavirus-related deaths in the state.
Naija News reports the five new Coronavirus deaths recorded in Lagos was confirmed in the latest situation report published by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC on its website on Wednesday.
The development brings the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Lagos to 47. The NCDC report added that seven other states recorded 11 COVID-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Part of the report read, “276 confirmed cases were reported in the last 24 hours in 15 states – Lagos (161), Rivers (36), Edo(27), Kaduna (19), Nasarawa (10), Oyo (six), Kano (four), Delta (three), Ebonyi (three), Gombe (two), Abia (one), Bauchi (one), Borno (one), Ogun (one) and Ondo (one).
“No new state recorded a confirmed COVID-19 case in the last 24 hours.
“The total number of states including FCT that have reported at least one confirmed case in Nigeria is still 35 (34 states + FCT).
“74 cases were discharged in the last 24 hours in five (5) states – Bauchi (38), Plateau (16), Kaduna (12), Ogun (6) and Anambra (two).
“16 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours in eight states – Lagos (five), Bauchi (two), Edo (two), Oyo (two), Rivers (two), Anambra (one), Kaduna (one) and Ondo (one).”