As Nigeria continues its fight against Covid-19, 443 new cases of the disease have been recorded on Friday night, totalling 45,687 confirmed cases.
This was revealed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on its official Twitter page.
According to NCDC’s tweet, 32,637 patients have now been discharged, with 936 patients losing their lives to the coronavirus.
The tweet revealed that Plateau State had the highest number of infections on Friday night with 103 cases, with Lagos State following with 70 cases.
Other states read as follows:
FCT-60 Ondo-35 Edo-27 Rivers-27 Kaduna-20 Osun-19 Borno-18 Oyo-18 Kwara-11 Adamawa-9
443 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
936 deaths pic.twitter.com/X2pZRogn59
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) August 7, 2020