The unfold of novel Corona Virus Illness (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to document vital will increase as the most recent statistics supplied by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management reveal Nigeria now has 63,508 confirmed circumstances.
On the fifth of November 2020, 180 new confirmed circumstances have been recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a complete every day check of 4,454 samples throughout the nation.
Up to now, 63,508 circumstances have been confirmed, 59,748 circumstances have been discharged and 1155 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. A complete of 673,183 checks have been carried out as of November fifth, 2020 in comparison with 668,729 checks a day earlier.
COVID-19 Case Updates- fifth November 2020,
- Complete Variety of Instances – 63.508
- Complete Quantity Discharged – 59,748
- Complete Deaths – 1,155
- Complete Checks Carried out – 673,183
In line with the NCDC, The 180 new circumstances have been reported from 14 states- Lagos (87), Oyo (51), FCT (12), Plateau (10), Edo (4), Ekiti (3), Ogun (3), Bauchi (2), Kaduna (2), Niger (2), Kano (1), Ondo (1), Osun (1), Rivers (1).
In the meantime, the most recent numbers deliver Lagos state whole confirmed circumstances to 21,570, adopted by Abuja (6,177), Plateau (3,662), Oyo (3,512), Rivers (2,847), Edo (2,673), Kaduna (2,670), Ogun (2,064), Delta (1,816), Kano (1,753), Ondo (1,688), Enugu (1,314), Kwara (1,069), Ebonyi (1,049), Katsina (953), Gombe (938). Osun (931), Abia (919), Borno (745), and Bauchi (717).
Imo State has recorded 619 circumstances, Benue (493), Nasarawa (483), Bayelsa (413), Ekiti (335), Jigawa (325), Akwa Ibom (295), Niger (279), Anambra (277), Adamawa (257), Sokoto (165), Taraba (151), Kebbi (93), Cross River (87), Yobe (82), Zamfara (79), whereas Kogi state has recorded 5 circumstances solely.
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, thirtieth 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 Might 4. On April twenty seventh, 2020, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari declared an in a single day curfew from 8 pm to six am throughout the nation, as a part of new measures to include 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 Might 2020, at 9 am.
On Monday, twenty ninth June 2020 the federal authorities prolonged the second section of the eased lockdown by 4 weeks and accepted interstate motion outdoors curfew hours with impact from July 1, 2020. Additionally, on Monday twenty seventh July 2020, the federal authorities prolonged the second section of eased lockdown by an extra one week.
On Thursday, sixth August 2020 the federal authorities via the secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Job Power (PTF) on COVID-19 introduced the extension of the second section of eased lockdown by one other 4 (4) weeks.