By Ogecji Okorie
Abuja (Precise Post) – Three hundred and eighty nine (389) Nigerians tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday according to the report released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday, 5th June 2020.
The health agency reported that total casualties as are 342 while total discharges cases are 3,826.
“Since the index case in February, about 100 days ago, the total infections in the country is 112,233 with Lagos,the epicentre of the infection having a lion share of 5,729 followed by Kano with 997 cases in the whole of the 36 states, NCDC said.”
The NCDC released the report on its verified official twitter handle thus:
[email protected] 389 new cases of #COVID19; Lagos-66 , FCT-50 , Delta-32, Oyo-31, Borno-26, Rivers-24, Edo-23, Ebonyi-23, Anambra-17, Gombe-17, Nasarawa-14, Imo-12 , Kano-12, Sokoto-12, Jigawa-8, Ogun-7 , Bauchi-5, Kebbi-2, Kaduna-2, Katsina-2 , Ondo-2, Abia-1, Niger-1, 12233 cases of #COVID19, Discharged: 3826, Deaths: 342.