The unfold of novel Corona Virus Illness (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to document will increase as the newest statistics offered by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management reveal Nigeria now has 57,145 confirmed circumstances.
On the 19th of September 2020, 189 new confirmed circumstances and 1 loss of life was recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a complete each day take a look at of two,609 samples throughout the nation.
Thus far, 57,145 circumstances have been confirmed, 48,431 circumstances have been discharged and 1095 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. A complete of 482,321 exams have been carried out as of September 19th, 2020 in comparison with 479,712 exams a day earlier.
COVID-19 Case Updates- 19th September 2020,
- Complete Variety of Circumstances – 57,145
- Complete Quantity Discharged – 48,431
- Complete Deaths – 1,095
- Complete Checks Carried out – 482,321
Based on the NCDC, the 189 new circumstances had been reported from 15 states- Lagos (70), Plateau (37), FCT (24), Kaduna (19), Rivers (12), Oyo (5), Ogun (4), Ebonyi (3), Katsina (3), Ondo (3), Osun (3), Imo (2), Yobe (2), Ekiti (1), Nasarawa (1).
In the meantime, the newest numbers deliver Lagos state whole confirmed circumstances to 18,897, adopted by Abuja (5,550), Oyo (3,231), Plateau (3,229), Edo (2,611), Kaduna (2,345), Rivers (2,232), Delta (1,799), Ogun (1,762), Kano (1,734), Ondo (1,597), Enugu (1,234), Ebonyi (1,038), Kwara (1,013), Abia (881), Katsina (848), Osun (813), Gombe (799), Borno (741), and Bauchi (689).
Imo State has recorded 559 circumstances, Benue (473), Nasarawa (448), Bayelsa (394), Jigawa (322), Ekiti (314), Akwa Ibom (288), Niger (250), Anambra (232), Adamawa (230), Sokoto (161), Taraba (95), Kebbi (93), Cross River (85), Zamfara (78), Yobe (75), whereas Kogi state has recorded 5 circumstances solely.
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Lock Down and Curfew
In a transfer to fight the unfold of the pandemic illness, President Muhammadu Buhari directed the cessation of all actions in Lagos and the FCT for an preliminary interval of 14 days, which took impact from 11 pm on Monday, 30th March 2020.
The motion restriction, which was prolonged by one other two-weeks interval, has been partially placed on maintain with some companies commencing operations from Could 4. On April 27th, 2020, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari declared an in a single day curfew from eight pm to six am throughout the nation, as a part of new measures to comprise the unfold of the COVID-19. This comes together with the phased and gradual easing of lockdown measures in FCT, Lagos, and Ogun States, which took impact from Saturday, 2nd Could 2020, at 9 am.
On Monday, 29th June 2020 the federal authorities prolonged the second section of the eased lockdown by Four weeks and accepted interstate motion exterior curfew hours with impact from July 1, 2020. Additionally, on Monday 27th July 2020, the federal authorities prolonged the second section of eased lockdown by a further one week.
On Thursday, sixth August 2020 the federal authorities by the secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Activity Drive (PTF) on COVID-19 introduced the extension of the second section of eased lockdown by one other 4 (4) weeks.
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