SWITZERLAND, JUNE 9 – Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that over 4,000 COVID-19 patients have successfully recovered in the country.
A total of 4,040 COVID-19 patients have been discharged in the country following treatment and recovery, according to the NCDC.
The Centre noted that 315 new infections were recorded on Monday, bringing the total number of reported cases to 12,801.
It, however, said 361 fatalities have so far been recorded across 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
“On the 8th of June 2020, 315 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
“Till date, 12801 cases have been confirmed, 4040 cases have been discharged and 361 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
“The 315 new cases are reported from 14 states- Lagos(128), FCT(34), Rivers(32), Edo(28), Oyo(22), Kaduna(20), Gombe(13), Ogun(8), Plateau(5), Delta(7), Kwara(7), Kano(5), Bauchi(4), Katsina(2),” the NCDC stated.