Good day, Nigeria, welcome to Naija Information roundup of high Coronavirus (COVID-19) information headlines for as we speak Monday, July 6, 2020.
Beneath is a roundup of high tales on the COVID-19 illness…
The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) has reported recent 544 circumstances of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
Naija Information experiences that the NCDC confirmed the brand new 544 circumstances of Coronavirus in Nigeria in a collection of tweets on the micro-blogging web site, Twitter on Sunday night, July 5.
In line with the NCDC, of the 4 hundred and fifty-four new coronavirus circumstances recorded on Sunday night, 199 had been recorded in Lagos, Nigeria’s industrial metropolis, Ebonyi-65 Oyo-47 Ondo-46 Ogun-31 Edo-30 FCT-28 Katsina-25 Plateau-15 Bayelsa-11 Kaduna-10 Adamawa-10 Akwa Ibom-Eight Gombe-7 Kano-Four Taraba-Three Rivers-2 Abia-2 Ekiti-1, southwest Nigeria.
The NCDC tweeted: “544 new circumstances of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-199 Ebonyi-65 Oyo-47 Ondo-46 Ogun-31 Edo-30 FCT-28 Katsina-25 Plateau-15 Bayelsa-11 Kaduna-10 Adamawa-10 Akwa Ibom-Eight Gombe-7 Kano-Four Taraba-Three Rivers-2 Abia-2 Ekiti-1 28,711 confirmed 11,665 discharged 645 deaths,” the tweet added.
Jide Odekunle, a former Normal Supervisor of the Lagos State Infrastructure Upkeep and Regulatory Company (LASIMRA), on Saturday died of COVID-19 problems.
Naija Information experiences that Odekunle was being handled for COVID-19 on the Onikan Isolation heart.
In a publish on Fb, the Particular Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Issues, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, confirmed his dying.
He mentioned “former Normal Supervisor of the Lagos State Infrastructure Upkeep and Regulatory Company, LASIMRA, Jide Odekunle, dies of COVID19 problems at Onikan Isolation heart.
“Could his soul Relaxation In Peace.”
A brand new outbreak of Coronavirus circumstances has led the Malagasy authorities to position the capital Antananarivo below a brand new lockdown, two months after the relief of restrictions, the presidency introduced on Sunday.
“The Analamanga area (below which the capital is positioned) has returned to finish containment, ” the presidency mentioned in a press release.
In line with the identical press launch, no visitors shall be licensed in or out of the area from Monday till July 20 and a strict curfew shall be imposed on those that flow into on the road. “Just one particular person per family is allowed to exit on the road between 6:00 (04:00 GMT) and 12:00 (10:00 GMT),” the assertion mentioned.
The measures had been taken “because of the unfold of the epidemic and the rise in circumstances of COVID-19,” added the presidential doc. Used to recording dozens of circumstances of coronavirus per day, Madagascar has seen an exponential enhance in every day numbers in current days, reaching a document 216 circumstances on Saturday. The final depend got here after 675 folks had been examined. Thus far, almost 24,000 assessments have been carried out on the impoverished island with a complete of two,941 confirmed circumstances of coronavirus on your complete massive island.
The World Well being Group (WHO) has launched a listing of nations with the very best coronavirus (COVID-19) dying circumstances in Africa.
Prior to now 24 hours, Africa COVID-19 circumstances have risen to 461,203, 11,052 deaths recorded and 222,000 recoveries.
Egypt has recorded the very best variety of deaths with 3,280, adopted by South Africa with 3,026 fatalities and Algeria with 946 deaths.
Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria, has recorded 634 reported deaths.
Different nations are Sudan (608 deaths), Cameroon (313 deaths), Morocco (232 deaths), DR Congo (181 deaths), Kenya (159 deaths), Mauritania (129 deaths), Senegal (129 deaths), Mali (118 deaths) and Ghana (117 deaths).