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Benue state records 66 new cases as Nigeria confirms 556 new cases of covid_19 today

Benue state is rising to be among the top states that record high numbers of corona virus in Nigeria. There has also been a change in the top state that records the highest number; today, Edo tops, and Lagos following.

Today been the 19th day of July, 2020, Nigeria has recorded 556 new cases of corona virus in the country. There are 167 discharged cases. 11 Deaths were recorded. The newly confirmed cases are recorded from 18 states. State by state break down of the newly confirmed cases include;

Edo:104

Lagos:97

FCT:70

Benue:66

Oyo:61

Kaduna:38

Plateau:28

Osun:19

Aka Ibiom:14

Rivers:13

Katsina:13

Ondo:13

Ogun:6

Kano:5

Nasarawa:4

Gombe:2

Ekiti:2

Borno:1

NCDC statistics have it that since the outbreak of the corona virus in Nigeria, 212,201 samples have been tested. Out of the 212,201 samples tested since the outbreak, 36,663 samples have been confirmed infected with the virus. From among those infected, a total number of 15,105 patients have been discharged. A total number of 789 death have been recorded from the same confirmed cases. There are 20,769 active cases.

36,663 confirmed

15,105 discharged

789 deaths

20,769 active

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