By; MATTHEW UKACHUNWA, Lagos
Eleven states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja were attacked by 152 new cases of Novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Tuesday November 17, 2020.
The COVID-19-infected areas are: Lagos 61, Oyo 39, FCT 13, Yobe 10, Bauchi 6, Kaduna 5, Kano 4, Kwara 4, Plateau 4, Edo 2, Ogun 2 and Rivers 2.
Nigeria has recorded a total of65,457 confirmed cases of COVID-19 pandemic since the index case was reported in the nation.
Out of the total, 61,337 cases of the worldwide virus had been treated and discharged from the country’s COVID-19 isolation centres, while 1,163 deaths which were caused by the disease had occurred in the country during the period under review, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on its twitter account on Tuesday.
According to NCDC report, COVID-19 did not kill anyone in Nigeria on Tuesday.