coronavirus (COVID-19) in
 Nigeria

 LATEST COUNTRY NEWS

-14 Oct | U.S. donates 3.6 million doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria -state TV
-14 Oct | France donates COVID-19 vaccine to Nigeria under COVAX scheme
-14 Oct | Nigerian general says leader of Islamic State West Africa is dead
-14 Oct | Nigeria phone blackout is helping us fight bandits, says top general
-13 Oct | Nigeria orders civil servants to show COVID-19 vaccination or negative test from Dec 1
-12 Oct | The Nigerians hooked on crypto despite risks
-12 Oct | Nigerian women and children trek six days to escape from Islamists
-12 Oct | Crypto trading thrives in Nigeria despite official disapproval
-10 Oct | Gunmen kill at least 20 in attack in northwest Nigeria
-8 Oct | Nigeria incorporates state oil firm NNPC, with $485 mln capitalisation

 USER COMMENTS


Newsnodes
30 Aug 2021, 15:23
Nigeria today reports a record number of +93 deaths. This is also due to "a backlog of deaths reported for Lagos State", but a precise number has not been given by Nigerian health authorities. Source: www.facebook.com

Newsnodes
21 Jun 2021, 17:38
Nigeria today reports zero new cases: the first time since March 2020 that Nigeria reports 0 new cases. Source: www.facebook.com

Nono
8 Mar 2021, 12:42
Nigeria displays tests datas once a week, on Mondays.

Newsnodes
30 Jan 2021, 16:01
It's already one week without an update of the total tests done by Nigeria. We will temporary stop displaying the testing data, until Nigeria resumes publishing testing data again.

Newsnodes
29 May 2020, 18:08
Today Nigeria revised it's total of tests done. They report an "additional 7722 tests are as a result of a backlog in Lagos that was not initially captured in the database."

Newsnodes
23 Apr 2020, 21:25
Full data reported by Nigeria has been reconstructed from the official government website: ncdc.gov.ng
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 LATEST NEWSNODES DATA



    CONFIRMED CASES
208,797
in total
( +188)
daily average*


    REPORTED DEATHS
2,769
in total
( +4)
daily average*


    TOTAL TESTS
3,142,971
in total
( +7551)
daily average*
test data provided by: Newsnodes, Nono, Newsnodes-bot

Latest update: 16 October, 11:28 CET
*) The daily average increase is the average number of new cases/deaths/tests reported in the last 7 days.


 COVID VARIANTS

The Delta (B.1.617.2)-variant* (92%) was the dominant COVID-19 strain in Nigeria over the last 4 weeks.
The chart below shows how often a coronavirus variant was detected among sequenced cases over time. The data is meant to give a indication of general trends.



Source: GISAID

For more information about COVID-variants, visit our COVID variant monitor.


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 NIGERIA DATA

Daily reporting time:
~12:30hrs CET

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 NEW CONFIRMED CASES PER DAY (NIGERIA)

Data range:  21 Sep '21  -  15 Oct '2128 Feb '20  -  15 Oct '21 © newsnodes.com    

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 NEW DEATHS PER DAY (NIGERIA)

Data range:  21 Sep '21  -  15 Oct '2128 Feb '20  -  15 Oct '21 © newsnodes.com    

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 TOTAL TESTS PER DAY (NIGERIA)

Data range:  18 Sep '21  -  15 Oct '2124 Apr '20  -  15 Oct '21 © newsnodes.com    
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 TABLE: COVID-19 DATA FOR NIGERIA


Below is all historic data provided by Newsnodes. The historic data is a mix of data collected from the World Health Organization, Governments and National Public Health Authorities.

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