Coronavirus: Confirmed cases in Ogun State rise to 1005
Ogun State Government confirmed the total number of confirmed cases in the state has risen to 1005 as of Sunday, July 5.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that 31 new cases were confirmed in Ogun State on Sunday and one recovered patient was discharged that same day bringing the total number of discharged cases to 637.
Ogun COVID-19 Update #13: 1005 Confirmed Cases, as State Records 31 New Cases with 637 Total Discharged pic.twitter.com/Gavnp9EbRD
— Ogun State Government – OGSG (@OGSG_Official) July 6, 2020
“On the 5th of July, 2020, 31 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Ogun State, bringing above a thousand to 1005, the total number of confirmed cases since the index case was reported in February, Ogun State Government tweeted.
“The State also discharged 1 patient, who had recovered from the virus, making 637, the cumulative number of discharged cases.
“There are currently 347 active cases being treated by health authorities, while contact tracing continues.
“Fortunately, the State did not record any death on the day, but it has so far recorded a total number of 21 related deaths.”