COVID-19: Death Toll Reaches 590, Case Count Climbs to 25,694 in Nigeria


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Tuesday night reported that the number of coronavirus count in the country has increased to 25,674, while the number of deaths due to the viral infection stands at 590.

561 new confirmed cases and 17 deaths were reported on Tuesday night.

The NCDC further revealed that Nigeria now has 15,358 active cases while 9,746 people have recovered and discharged from the isolation centres

344 recoveries were announced in the last 24 hours.

NCDC said: ‘’On the 30th of June 2020, 561 new confirmed cases and 17 deaths were recorded in Nigeria

‘’No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

‘’Till date, 25694 cases have been confirmed, 9746 cases have been discharged and 590 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory

‘’The 561 new cases are reported from 19 states- Lagos (200), Edo (119), Kaduna (52), FCT (52), Niger (32), Ogun (19), Ondo (16), Imo (14), Plateau (11), Abia (8), Oyo (8), Bayelsa (7), Katsina (6),Kano (5), Bauchi (3), Osun (3), Kebbi (3), Borno (2), Jigawa (1).