By Alao Abiodun
Nigeria’s confirmed circumstances of coronavirus reached 28,711 on Sunday evening following 544 contemporary infections, the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) stated in an replace.
Lagos recorded 199 of the 544 circumstances, adopted by Ebonyi with 65, Oyo with 47 and Ondo 46.
The remaining are: “Ogun – 31, Edo – 30, FCT – 28, Katsina – 25, Plateau – 15, Bayelsa – 11, Kaduna – 10, Adamawa – 10, Akwa Ibom – 8, Gombe – 7, Kano – 4, Taraba – 3, Rivers – 2, Abia – 2, Ekiti – 1”
The entire confirmed circumstances up to now in Nigeria now stands at 28,711 of which 11,665 have been discharged.
Nonetheless, the an infection has claimed 645 lives.
In the meantime, amid the continual rise, the Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, different authorities officers and Christian leaders on Sunday attended the interdenominational church prayer service towards the raging COVID-19 pandemic.
Boss Mustapha expressed anger that almost all Christians are exhibiting reckless confidence over the COVID-19 pandemic. He stated a number of Christians usually are not following the rules and protocols instituted by authorities.
Additionally, the World Well being Group (WHO) on the weekend introduced the discontinuation of the hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir, for the therapy of hospitalised sufferers with COVID-19.