…COVID-19 pandemic claims 1 extra live
The nation’s health agency, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced additional 329 confirmed COVID-19 infections in the country.
It was disclosed on Sunday on its official Twitter handle, as it also revealed also that 1live has been claimed by the pandemic.
The figures put the total confirmed cases at 48,770 as discharged cases are 36,290 and aggregate death toll hits 974.
COVID-19 Case Update- as at Sunday, August 16, 2020
Total Number of Confirmed Cases – 48,770
Total Number of Discharged Cases – 36, 290
Total Active Cases – 11,474
Total Deaths – 974
Total Tests Carried out – 344,397
The 325 new cases are reported from 20 states and Federal Capital Territory as Lagos takes the highest number of infections.