The number of coronavirus recoveries in Lagos State neared 1000 on Wednesday, The GMS reports.
This was just as 81 coronavirus associated deaths were reported in the state by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
The Centre said 201 new infections were recorded in the state on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 6,266 including 970 discharged patients.FILE: The remains of a patient who died of coronavirus complications being evacuated from LUTH by emergency officials (Photo: PUNCH HealthWise)
The NCDC stated, “On the 10th of June 2020, 409 new confirmed cases and 17 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.
“No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
“Till date, 13,873 cases have been confirmed, 4,351 cases have been discharged and 382 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.