COVID-19 UPDATE: Oyo Records Fresh Cases, now 13th on the log


Three new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Oyo State. The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on her official twitter handle @NCDCgov.

This brings the total figure of confirmed cases in the state to 76. The little spike moves Oyo State to 13th position on the Nigeria COVID-19 log.

Governor Seyi Makinde while confirming the report yesterday via his official facebook page, said two cases are from Oriire Local Government Area and one is from Oluyole Local Government Area.

According to the NCDC update, 288 new cases have been confirmed in 15 States. The total number of confirmed cases is 5445 as at Friday 15th May 2020. Total Discharged cases stand at 1320 while 171 Deaths cases have been recorded so far.

Below is the breakdown of the new confirmed cases across the country.

179-Lagos 20-Kaduna 15-Katsina

15-Jigawa 13-Borno 11-Ogun

8-Kano 7-FCT 4-Niger

4-Ekiti 3-Oyo 3-Delta

3-Bauchi 2-Kwara 1-Edo


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