Nigeria Records Its highest COVID-19 cases 381 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the full variety of infections within the nation to 3,526.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control(NCDC), confirmed this in a tweet on Thursday.
That is the highest number of circumstances recorded in a single day within the nation.
381 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 7, 2020
f the new cases, 183 are in Lagos, 55 are in Kano, 44 in Jigawa while 19 each are in Zamfara and Bauchi.
11 are in Katsina, 9 in Borno, eight in Kwara, seven in Kaduna, six in Gombe, 5 in Ogun, 4 in Sokoto, three in Oyo and in Rivers, two in Niger and one each in Akwa-Ibom, Enugu and Plateau states.
The most recent figures come amid issues about the degree of compliance with the rules launched by the Federal Government for relieving the lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory. There have also been concerns concerning the degree of compliance with the interstate lockdown which is in impact.
President Muhammadu Buhari had introduced the easing of the lockdown in all three places and imposed and interstate lockdown during his nationwide broadcast on Monday, April 27. Nigeria Records Its highest COVID-19 cases
Many Nigerians have, nevertheless, failed to comply with the guidelines, prompting the Presidential Activity Power on COVID-19 to warn that full lockdown could be reintroduced if violations proceed.
During its briefing on Thursday, the PTF condemned what it stated was the high degree of compromise among some safety officials in the enforcement of the night curfew and the ban on interstate travel.
The duty drive additionally requested state governments to enhance safety and welfare on the numerous isolation and remedy centres throughout the nation.
The decision was in response to latest protests and circumstances of sufferers escaping from some isolation centres due to alleged poor remedy. Nigeria Records Its highest COVID-19 cases
To this point, 601 individuals have recovered from the virus and have been discharged whereas 107 people have sadly died.