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Coronavirus: Nigeria Now Worst-hit Country In Sub-Saharan Africa

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The federal republic of Nigeria has become Sub-Saharan Africa’s worst-hit country on Saturday after confirming new fatalities cases from NCDC official figures. It has now recorded 85 death with 2,388 total cases.

Nigeria’s death toll from COVID-19 has now leapt to 85 people, making the country the worst hit in Sub-Saharan Africa, after Cameroon, Ghana.

Nigeria recorded 17 new deaths on Saturday with 220 cases, according to Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) data.

So far over 34 states in the country have recorded coronavirus cases, On the 2nd of May 2020, 220 new confirmed cases and 17 deaths were recorded, no new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 1,066 811 225 30
Kano 313 307 0 6
FCT 266 227 36 3
Gombe 96 96 0 0
Borno 75 64 0 11
Kaduna 66 59 6 1
Ogun 56 46 8 2
Sokoto 54 45 1 8
Bauchi 53 47 6 0
Edo 52 39 10 3
Katsina 40 28 6 6
Osun 36 15 18 3
Oyo 33 22 9 2
Delta 17 11 4 2
Akwa Ibom 16 4 10 2
Kwara 16 14 2 0
Rivers 14 10 2 2
Yobe 13 12 0 1
Ondo 13 10 3 0
Kebbi 12 12 0 0
Zamfara 12 11 0 1
Ekiti 11 8 2 1
Nasarawa 9 9 0 0
Enugu 8 6 2 0
Taraba 8 8 0 0
Jigawa 7 6 0 1
Bayelsa 5 5 0 0
Ebonyi 5 5 0 0
Adamawa 4 4 0 0
Plateau 3 3 0 0
Niger 3 3 0 0
Imo 2 2 0 0
Abia 2 2 0 0
Anambra 1 0 1 0
Benue 1 1 0 0

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