Coronavirus 2019 Health News News Updates

Abia levels up with Anambra with 3 new cases of Covid-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) a momet ago today 17 May announced 338 new cases of Covid-19 from tests conducted in 16 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

With three new confirmed Covid-19 attacks, Abia State has now leveled up with Anambra on the number of confirmed cases.

Attacks and Recoveries in the South East

Four cases each are being managed in the two states after they discharged one person each that recovered from the Covid-19 attack.

Seven cases out of 38 confirmed Covid-19 cases being managed in the South East have fully recovered and have been discharged, figures from the NCDC have shown.

Both Enugu and Imo have recorded two recoveries each while the rest of the States have had one discharged case.

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