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COVID - 3rd wave hits Nigeria hard

Wednesday, July 21st, 2021 8:04am

By Jude Chukwuemeka

206 new cases were recorded yesterday

The third wave of the deadly pandemic is really hitting hard in Nigeria as 206 new cases were recorded yesterday. 

Of that number, Lagos has more than half with 132 cases. 

As at today, 2,128 deaths have been recorded. since the virus was first discovered.

And still on health matters…

Nigeria has recorded 59 suspected cases of Monkeypox with 15 confirmed. That’s according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. 

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