Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Monday 31st of August, 2020.

143 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-35
Kaduna-21
Lagos-19
FCT-13
Ebonyi-9
Adamawa-7
Enugu-7
Katsina-7
Edo-6
Kwara-5
Osun-3
Anambra-2
Kano-2
Niger-2
Ogun-2
Benue-1
Borno-1
Sokoto-1

As at 31st of August 2020, there are 54,008 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 41,638 discharged and 1,013 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
"As we respond to #COVID19, one of the biggest challenges we face in Nigeria & globally, is the spread of misinformation & misinterpretation of science. This is the time for all scientists to ensure that our voices are heard. We cannot afford to be silent."

~ Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, DG NCDC

Read via: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/08/covid-19-keeping-quiet-not-an-option-ncdc-tasks-nigerian-scientists/amp/
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
3 out of every 5 Nigerians who die from #COVID19 are more than 50 years old.

#COVID19 outbreak is not over, stay safe to protect your parents & older relatives;

✅Wear a face mask in public
✅Practice hand/respiratory hygiene
✅Maintain physical distance

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Saturday 30th of August, 2020.

138 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-55
Lagos-15
Ebonyi-11
Oyo-11
Abia-8
Anambra-7
FCT-7
Rivers-7
Kaduna-6
Ondo-5
Kwara-3
Bauchi-1
Benue-1
Edo-1

As at 30th of August 2020, there are 53,865 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 41,513 discharged and 1,013 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Ensuring proper implementation of #COVID19 guidelines for schools & educational facilities is important to keep students, teachers & all workers safe.

#TakeResponsibility for your loved ones and those in your community.

Download, share & read via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng/media/files/COVID_19_GUIDELINES_FOR_SAFE_REOPENING.pdf
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#TakeResponsibility.

Stay Safe. Stay Healthy.

✅Wear a face mask
✅Wash your hands frequently
✅Cough/Sneeze into your elbow
✅Maintain physical distance
✅Don't share personal items
✅Adhere to other #COVID19 prevention guidelines
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Saturday 29th of August, 2020.

250 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-69
FCT-41
Lagos-21
Delta-14
Kaduna-14
Bayelsa-13
Enugu-13
Ekiti-11
Bauchi-9
Ogun-8
Edo-7
Oyo-7
Rivers-6
Adamawa-4
Osun-4
Nasarawa-3
Ebonyi-2
Kwara-2
Gombe-1
Imo-1

As at 29th of August 2020, there are 53,727 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 41,314 discharged and 1,011 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Cloth masks provide protection when properly worn & cared for:


✅ Wear mask covering your nose & mouth.

✅ Handle mask with clean hands.

✅ Wash cloth face masks after each use.

#MaskOnNaija with other preventive measures.

Learn how to make your own face mask: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng/media/files/DIY_CLOTH_FACE_MASK_IG_TILES.pdf
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Reopening of places of worship doesn't mean that the #COVID19 outbreak has subsided.

If you must gather to worship in the mosque today, take preventive measures to protect yourself & loved ones.

Wear a face mask & don't share personal items.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Thursday 27th of August, 2020.

296 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-85
Enugu-46
Oyo-31
Lagos-21
Rivers-20
FCT-15
Kaduna-13
Bauchi-12
Delta-11
Ekiti-11
Akwa Ibom-7
Ebonyi-6
Kwara-5
Ogun-4
Osun-4
Gombe-3
Niger-2

As at 27th of August 2020, there are 53,317 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 40,726 discharged and 1,011 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Wednesday 26th of August, 2020.

221 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-60
FCT-33
Kaduna-26
Rivers-18
Lagos-17
Enugu-9
Kwara-9
Ondo-9
Nasarawa-6
Gombe-5
Anambra-5
Delta-4
Abia-4
Imo-3
Edo-2
Ogun-2
Oyo-2
Osun-2
Bauchi-1
Kano-1

As at 26th of August 2020, there are 53,021 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 40,281 discharged and 1,010 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Pregnant women & nursing mothers must protect themselves to reduce risk of #COVID19 infection for themselves & babies by:

✅Frequent hand washing
✅Disinfecting surfaces
✅Limiting contact with others

Read via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng/media/files/GuidelinesforPregnantWomen_dUJKoC9.pdf
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Monday 24th of August, 2020.

252 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Plateau-50
Enugu-35
Rivers-27
Lagos-26
FCT-18
Kaduna-18
Ekiti-10
Kano-10
Taraba-9
Anambra-8
Edo-8
Oyo-8
Delta-7
Ogun-6
Abia-5
Bayelsa-5
Ebonyi-1
Osun-1

As at 25th of August 2020, there are 52,800 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 39,964 discharged and 1,007 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Our hands are one of the primary ways by which infectious diseases like #COVID19 spread.

#TakeResponsibility! Wash your hands frequently with soap under running water for atleast 20 seconds.

Remember to teach your loved ones and those around you the importance of proper hand hygiene.
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Monday 24th of August, 2020.

321 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Lagos-98
FCT-34
Kaduna-30
Nasarawa-25
Benue-21
Plateau-17
Rivers-15
Adamawa-11
Ogun-11
Enugu-9
Edo-8
Delta-7
Ekiti-7
Gombe-5
Ebonyi-4
Bayelsa-3
Kano-3
Ondo-3
Cross River-2
Imo-2
Kebbi-2
Niger-2
Abia-1
Bauchi-1

As at 24th of August 2020, there are 52,548 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 39,257 discharged and 1,004 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Disregard for #COVID19 preventive measures puts you and everyone around you at risk of getting infected.

The ACTIONS you take to reduce the spread of #COVID19 where you are PROTECTS the VULNERABLE.

Our fight against #COVID19 is a collective effort. Please #TakeResponsibility.
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Sunday 23rd of August, 2020.

322 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Lagos-130
Bauchi-36
FCT-25
Edo-17
Bayelsa-14
Ogun-14
Oyo-14
Anambra-13
Kaduna-12
Ondo-11
Abia-10
Osun-6
Plateau-5
Kwara-5
Kano-4
Ebonyi-3
Sokoto-2
Borno-1

As at 23rd of August 2020, there are 52,227 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 38,945 discharged and 1,002 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Saturday 22nd of August, 2020.

601 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Lagos-404
FCT-37
Oyo-19
Ondo-14
Abia-13
Enugu-13
Kaduna-13
Edo-12
Kano-12
Kwara-11
Ebonyi-10
Nasarawa-7
Ogun-6
Osun-5
Delta-5
Niger-5
Plateau-4
Bayelsa-4
Katsina-3
Ekiti-2
Imo-2

As at 22nd of August 2020, there are 51,905 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 38,767 discharged and 997 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
A properly worn facemask prevents droplets from landing on surfaces when you cough or sneeze.

#MaskOnNaija to reduce the risk of #COVID19 spread to those around you. #TakeResponsibility and:

✅#WearAFacemask
✅Observe physical distancing
✅Wash your hands frequently
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
#COVID19Nigeria update for Friday 21st of August, 2020.

340 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Kaduna-63
FCT-51
Plateau-38
Lagos-33
Delta-25
Gombe-21
Adamawa-21
Edo-20
Katsina-17
Akwa Ibom-11
Ekiti-10
Rivers-9
Ondo-5
Ebonyi-4
Cross River-3
Ogun-3
Sokoto-2
Imo-2
Nasarawa-2

As at 21st of August 2020, there are 51,304 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 37,885 discharged and 996 dead.

A breakdown of cases by State can be found via: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng.

#TakeResponsibility