Nigeria has recorded 463 new cases of COVID1-9 in the last 24 hours.
According to the latest data released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Lagos has128 new cases, followed by Kwara with 92.
Others include Enugu-39, Delta-33, Edo-29, Plateau-28, Kaduna-23, Oyo-15, Ogun-14, Osun-14, FCT-12, Ondo-9, Rivers-9, Abia-8, Bayelsa-5, Ekiti-3, and Borno-2.
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From the total confirmed cases of 33,616, 13,792 patients have been discharged whole 754 deaths were recorded.
Confirmed Cases by State
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|
COVID-19 cut off 40% of our revenue – Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that the Federal Government’s revenue fell by 40 percent due to the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.
Osinbajo in a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, said, “It seemed the sun was beginning to shine quite brightly after the years of recession and its immediate aftermath.
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“Then came COVID-19, possibly the worst economic crisis the world has seen.
“For us in Nigeria, it was a perfect storm for oil prices, Russia and Saudi Arabia choosing that very moment for a price war.
“Then the inevitable lockdowns resulting in the closure of businesses. Our huge informal economy all but crashed and government revenues fell too by over 40 percent.”
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