THE number of coronavirus cases in Nigeria Thursday surpassed the 7, 000 mark after the country recorded 339 new cases of the virus.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control – NCDC, announced on its Twitter handle on Thursday night, that the total number of infections in the country was 7,016.
“339 new cases of #COVID19; 139-Lagos 28-Kano 28-Oyo 25-Edo 22-Katsina 18-Kaduna 14-Jigawa 13-Yobe 13-Plateau 11-FCT 8-Gombe 5-Ogun 4-Bauchi 4-Nasarawa 3-Delta 2-Ondo 1-Rivers 1-Adamawa. “7016 total cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria “Discharged: 1907 “Deaths: 211.”
The center also announced that its training healthcare workers to practice standard care precautions at all times as part of efforts to limit transmission of the virus