The unfold of novel Corona Virus Illness (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to file vital will increase as the newest statistics supplied by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management reveal Nigeria now has 64,728 confirmed instances.
On the twelfth of November 2020, 212 new confirmed instances have been recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a complete every day take a look at of 9,592 samples throughout the nation.
So far, 64,728 instances have been confirmed, 60,790 instances have been discharged and 1,162 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. A complete of 697,544 checks have been carried out as of November twelfth, 2020 in comparison with 687,952 checks a day earlier.
COVID-19 Case Updates- twelfth November 2020,
- Whole Variety of Circumstances – 64,728
- Whole Quantity Discharged – 60,790
- Whole Deaths – 1,162
- Whole Assessments Carried out – 697,544
In accordance with the NCDC, the 212 new instances have been reported from 17 states- Lagos (71), Imo (26), Plateau (26), FCT (19), Ondo (17), Kaduna (14), Rivers (9), Oyo (9), Katsina (6), Osun (4), Bauchi (2), Ekiti (2), Nasarawa (2), Ogun (2), Kano (1), Kwara (1), Taraba (1).
In the meantime, the newest numbers carry Lagos state whole confirmed instances to 22,198, adopted by Abuja (6,322), Plateau (3,705), Oyo (3,590), Rivers (2,890), Kaduna (2,739), Edo (2,680), Ogun (2,084), Delta (1,816), Kano (1,757), Ondo (1,717), Enugu (1,332), Kwara (1,084), Ebonyi (1,055), Katsina (959), Gombe (938). Osun (936), Abia (926), Borno (745), and Bauchi (741).
Imo State has recorded 648 instances, Benue (493), Nasarawa (485), Bayelsa (414), Ekiti (340), Jigawa (325), Akwa Ibom (319), Anambra (282), Niger (281), Adamawa (261), Sokoto (165), Taraba (153), Kebbi (93), Cross River (89), Yobe (82), Zamfara (79), whereas Kogi state has recorded 5 instances 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 Could 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 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, twenty ninth June 2020 the federal authorities prolonged the second section of the eased lockdown by 4 weeks and accredited 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 a further one week.
On Thursday, sixth August 2020 the federal authorities by way of the secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Job Pressure (PTF) on COVID-19 introduced the extension of the second section of eased lockdown by one other 4 (4) weeks.