Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) was first reported in Wuhan, Hubei, China in December 2019, the outbreak was later recognized as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 11 March 2020. 

 

Please click here to get COVID-19 Nigeria Emergency Numbers segmented by zones in Nigeria. Click here to view COVID-19 daily updates in Africa.

 

388346
Samples Tested
53021
Confirmed Cases
11730
Active Cases
40281
Recovered Cases
1010
Death Cases

 

Covid-19 Cases in Nigeria Since Inception  

 

Recoveries vs Deaths in Nigeria

 

Nigieria Covid-19 Statistics by States and Zones in Nigeria August 27, 2020

Zones: North Central (NC), North East (NE), North West (NW), South East (SE), South South (SS), South West (SW)

States Affected

Zone

Lab Confirmed Cases

Active Cases

Recoveries

Deaths

Recoveries Rate

Deaths Rate

Benue

NC

451

301

141

9

31%

2%

FCT

NC

5,079

3,561

1,468

50

29%

1%

Kogi

NC

5

0

3

2

60%

40%

Kwara

NC

945

180

740

25

78%

3%

Nasarawa

NC

427

117

298

12

70%

3%

Niger

NC

239

59

168

12

70%

5%

Plateau

NC

2,245

1,029

1,187

29

53%

1%

Adamawa

NE

217

43

159

15

73%

7%

Bauchi

NE

645

84

547

14

85%

2%

Borno

NE

740

41

663

36

90%

5%

Gombe

NE

719

87

609

23

85%

3%

Taraba

NE

87

9

73

5

84%

6%

Yobe

NE

67

0

59

8

88%

12%

Jigawa

NW

322

3

308

11

96%

3%

Kaduna

NW

2,085

211

1,862

12

89%

1%

Kano

NW

1,722

161

1,507

54

88%

3%

Katsina

NW

771

290

457

24

59%

3%

Kebbi

NW

92

2

82

8

89%

9%

Sokoto

NW

158

4

138

16

87%

10%

Zamfara

NW

78

1

72

5

92%

6%

Abia

SE

759

83

669

7

88%

1%

Anambra

SE

207

30

159

18

77%

9%

Ebonyi

SE

965

17

921

27

95%

3%

Enugu

SE

1,096

223

852

21

78%

2%

Imo

SE

526

323

192

11

37%

2%

Akwa Ibom

SS

271

43

220

8

81%

3%

Bayelsa

SS

378

26

331

21

88%

6%

Cross River

SS

82

4

70

8

85%

10%

Delta

SS

1,719

133

1,540

46

90%

3%

Edo

SS

2,555

192

2,263

100

89%

4%

Rivers

SS

2,108

141

1,910

57

91%

3%

Ekiti

SW

238

104

130

4

55%

2%

Lagos

SW

18,035

2,606

15,227

202

84%

1%

Ogun

SW

1,633

145

1,462

26

90%

2%

Ondo

SW

1,524

188

1,305

31

86%

2%

Osun

SW

771

85

670

16

87%

2%

Oyo

SW

3,060

1,204

1,819

37

59%

1%

Total

 

53021

11730

40281

1010

76%

2%

 

Zones

Lab Confirmed Cases

Recoveries

Deaths

Recovery Rate

Death Rate

North Central

 9,391

 4,005

 139

43%

1%

North East

 2,475

 2,110

 101

85%

4%

North West

 5,228

 4,426

 130

85%

2%

South East

 3,553

 2,793

 84

79%

2%

South South

 7,113

 6,334

 240

89%

3%

South West

 25,261

 20,613

 316

82%

1%

National

 53,021

 40,281

 1,010

76%

2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRIEF COVID-19 NIGERIA ANALYSIS

 

Lab Confirmed Cases

Nigeria had its first case on 27th February, 2020 and the cases started increasing on 19th April, 2020 with a value of 86 cases and spiked on 7th and 8th of May, 2020 with a value of 381 and 387 cases respectively and went high on 30th May, 2020 with 553 cases and has been on the increase ever since and the highest number of cases that have been recorded in a day was on the 1st of July, 2020 with a value of 790 cases and the daily cases has remained in the range of 500 to 700 cases since then till this day.

 

Recoveries Deaths

At the incept, recoveries was very low as almost equal to number of deaths, and went up a bit on 15th April, 2020 with a value of 29 and spiked on 29th April, 2020 with a value of 52 and came down again on 30th April, 2020 with a value of 12. Recoveries spiked again on 5th May, 2020 with a value of 64 and has been on the increase since then as shown in the graph above. On 27th July, 2020, we had a high recovery rate with a value of 829. On 5th August, 2020, recovery rate has increased drastically due to recoveries from treatment centre and community recoveries managed at home and a large percentage of these recoveries are from Lagos state.

 

Deaths

Deaths has been relatively low since the inception of the first Covid-19 case in Nigeria and has been in the range of 5 to 20 for number of deaths in a day. From the graph we can see that on 6th June, 2020 was the day the highest number of deaths has been recorded in Nigeria with a value of 31.

 

 

Analyzed by Community Initiative for Enhanced Peace and Development (CIEPD)

Chief Analyst: Mr. Jude Asolo

Assisted By: Mr. Chidi Onyike

 

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