The unfold of novel Corona Virus Illness (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to report will increase as the newest statistics offered by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management reveal Nigeria now has 60,982 confirmed circumstances.
On the fifteenth of October 2020, 148 new confirmed circumstances had been recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a complete each day take a look at of two,921 samples throughout the nation.
So far, 60,982 circumstances have been confirmed, 52,194 circumstances have been discharged and 1,116 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. A complete of 567,857 exams have been carried out as of October fifteenth, 2020 in comparison with 564,936 exams a day earlier.
COVID-19 Case Updates- fifteenth October 2020,
- Whole Variety of Circumstances – 60,982
- Whole Quantity Discharged – 52,194
- Whole Deaths – 1,116
- Whole Assessments Carried out – 567,857
Based on the NCDC, the 148 new circumstances had been reported from 14 states- Lagos (66), FCT (25), Oyo (13), Plateau (11), Kaduna (7), Rivers (6), Ebonyi (5), Ekiti (4), Ogun (4), Imo (2), Ondo (2), Edo (1), Nasarawa (1), Taraba (1).
In the meantime, the newest numbers convey Lagos state whole confirmed circumstances to twenty,433, adopted by Abuja (5,883), Plateau (3,558), Oyo (3,337), Rivers (2,689), Edo (2,640), Kaduna (2,529), Ogun (1,958), Delta (1,810), Kano (1,740), Ondo (1,654), Enugu (1,309), Kwara (1,050), Ebonyi (1,049), Osun (907), Abia (898), Katsina (896), Gombe (883). Borno (745), and Bauchi (710).
Imo State has recorded 587 circumstances, Benue (483), Nasarawa (476), Bayelsa (403), Ekiti (329), Jigawa (325), Akwa Ibom (295), Anambra (275), Niger (269), Adamawa (248), Sokoto (162), Taraba (109), Kebbi (93), Cross River (87), Zamfara and Yobe (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 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 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 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 permitted 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 the secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Activity Power (PTF) on COVID-19 introduced the extension of the second section of eased lockdown by one other 4 (4) weeks.