Kano Discharges Three COVID-19 Patients, Records Five More Deaths

 

Three persons who earlier tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kano State have recovered from the disease.

The State Ministry of Health disclosed this via its Twitter handle in an early-morning post on Thursday.

According to the tweet, the recovered patients have been discharged from the government’s facility where they received treatment.

This brings the number of patients who have recovered from COVID-19 in Kano to six since the outbreak of the disease in the state.

However, five other patients lost the battle to COVID-19, raising the death toll in the state to 13.

READ ALSO: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Top 3,000 As Death Toll Hits 103

Kano reported 30 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, trailing Lagos which had 82 new infections.

While the government is gradually easing the lockdown, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said a total of 195 new cases of COVID-19 were reported across 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.

Other places with new cases include Zamfara – 19, Sokoto – 18, Borno – 10, FCT – nine, Oyo – eight, Kebbi – five, Gombe – five, Ogun – four, Katsina – three, Kaduna – one, and Adamawa – one.

A total of 534 COVID-19 patients have been discharged with 103 deaths record across the country.

Read the tweet from the Kano State Ministry of Health below:

 

See the case summary of COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria below:

Confirmed Cases by State

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 1,308 920 358 30
Kano 427 408 6 13
FCT 316 272 40 4
Borno 116 102 0 14
Gombe 103 103 0 0
Katsina 95 79 8 8
Ogun 95 75 18 2
Kaduna 85 74 10 1
Sokoto 85 76 1 8
Bauchi 83 77 6 0
Edo 65 51 10 4
Oyo 52 39 11 2
Zamfara 46 44 0 2
Jigawa 39 38 0 1
Osun 37 3 30 4
Kebbi 18 18 0 0
Delta 17 12 2 3
Akwa Ibom 16 4 10 2
Kwara 16 8 8 0
Taraba 15 15 0 0
Adamawa 15 15 0 0
Rivers 14 10 2 2
Yobe 13 12 0 1
Ondo 13 7 6 0
Ekiti 12 9 2 1
Nasarawa 11 10 0 1
Enugu 8 6 2 0
Bayelsa 5 5 0 0
Ebonyi 5 5 0 0
Plateau 4 4 0 0
Niger 4 3 1 0
Benue 2 2 0 0
Imo 2 1 1 0
Abia 2 1 1 0
Anambra 1 0 1 0
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