The unfold of novel Corona Virus Illness (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to report vital will increase as the newest statistics supplied by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management reveal Nigeria now has 65,305 confirmed circumstances.
On the sixteenth of November 2020, 157 new confirmed circumstances had been recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a complete every day check of 8,265 samples throughout the nation.
So far, 65,305 circumstances have been confirmed, 61,162 circumstances have been discharged and 1,163 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. A complete of 705,809 assessments have been carried out as of November sixteenth, 2020 in comparison with 697,544 assessments a day earlier.
COVID-19 Case Updates- sixteenth November 2020,
- Whole Variety of Instances – 65,305
- Whole Quantity Discharged – 61,162
- Whole Deaths – 1,163
- Whole Assessments Carried out – 705,809
In accordance with the NCDC, the 157 new circumstances are reported from 9 states- Lagos (97), Oyo (37), Kaduna (9), Bayelsa (3), Edo (3), Ekiti (3), Ondo (2), Osun (2) and Plateau (1).
In the meantime, the newest numbers carry Lagos state complete confirmed circumstances to 22,501, adopted by Abuja (6,372), Plateau (3,720), Oyo (3,654), Rivers (2,914), Kaduna (2,773), Edo (2,688), Ogun (2,101), Delta (1,823), Kano (1,764), Ondo (1,722), Enugu (1,332), Kwara (1,084), Ebonyi (1,055), Katsina (965), Osun (942), Gombe (938). Abia (926), Borno (745), and Bauchi (744).
Imo State has recorded 648 circumstances, Benue (493), Nasarawa (485), Bayelsa (426), Ekiti (346), Jigawa (325), Akwa Ibom (319), Niger (286), Anambra (285), Adamawa (261), Sokoto (165), Taraba (155), Kebbi (93), Cross River (89), Yobe (82), Zamfara (79), whereas Kogi state has recorded 5 circumstances solely.
Lock Down and Curfew
In a transfer to fight the unfold of the pandemic illness, President Muhammadu Buhari directed the cessation of all actions in Lagos and the FCT for an preliminary interval of 14 days, which took impact from 11 pm on Monday, thirtieth March 2020.
The motion restriction, which was prolonged by one other two-weeks interval, has been partially placed on maintain with some companies commencing operations from Might 4. On April twenty seventh, 2020, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari declared an in a single day curfew from 8 pm to six am throughout the nation, as a part of new measures to comprise the unfold of the COVID-19. This comes together with the phased and gradual easing of lockdown measures in FCT, Lagos, and Ogun States, which took impact from Saturday, 2nd Might 2020, at 9 am.
On Monday, twenty ninth June 2020 the federal authorities prolonged the second section of the eased lockdown by 4 weeks and accepted interstate motion outdoors curfew hours with impact from July 1, 2020. Additionally, on Monday twenty seventh July 2020, the federal authorities prolonged the second section of eased lockdown by an extra one week.
On Thursday, sixth August 2020 the federal authorities via the secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Job Pressure (PTF) on COVID-19 introduced the extension of the second section of eased lockdown by one other 4 (4) weeks.