Coronavirus: 34 new cases confirmed in Ogun State
Ogun State recorded 34 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday, the highest registered in a single day since the state confirmed its index case in February.
Meanwhile, four patients were discharged from the isolation centres across the state, bringing the total number of discharged cases to 168.
OGUN COVID-19: 34 NEW CASES, 4 DISCHARGED, 139 TOTAL ACTIVE
The NCDC on 4th June, 2020 said it confirmed 34 positive cases in Ogun State, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the State to 316. pic.twitter.com/DcXzq1MJsh
— Ogun State Government – OGSG (@OGSG_Official) June 5, 2020
According to the statement released by NCDC, Nigeria had 350 new cases on Thursday which extended the total number of confirmed Covid-19 tests to 11,516 in the country.
With 316 cases confirmed so far, Ogun State ranks as the ninth state with the highest Covid-19 after Oyo, Kaduna, Borno, Edo, Katsina, FCT, Kano and Lagos.
The Gateway State currently has 139 active cases, with 168 recovered patients discharged and nine deaths recorded so far.