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NCDC Records 126 New COVID-19 Cases, 72 Recoveries, 2 Deaths



Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that 126 new cases of the coronavirus infection, 72 recoveries and 2 casualties have been recorded in the country.

The health agency disclosed this known on Sunday, September 27 via its official twitter handle.

NCDC in its latest report added that the new cases were reported from 12 states of the federation.

According to the agency, 58,324 cases have been confirmed, 49,794 cases have been discharged and 1,108 deaths have now been confirmed in 36 states and the FCT, as at Sunday night.

Also, overall samples tested nationwide, have grown from 502,545 to 505,556 according to NCDC‘s September 26 situation report.

In other news, NCDC has announced that two new labs have been activated for inclusion in its Molecular Lab Network.

These labs are Osun State University Multidisciplinary Research Laboratory, Osogbo, Osun State and Nasarawa State Diagnostic Laboratory, Lafia, Nasarawa state.

According to NCDC, testing at any lab in its agency’s network is free of charge.

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