The increasing rate of coronavirus is presently at an alarming rate in Edo state Nigeria as forty-one fresh cases were recorded in the south-south province.
However, despite several measures by Governor Godwin Obaseki led administration to curb the spread of COVID-19 virus, the state has recorded a total of three hundred and twenty-five cases.
Naija News learnt that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) took to its official Twitter handle to make the announcement.
According to the health agency, of the 416 cases of recorded Nationwide, Edo State had the second-highest number of infection; with 42 fresh infections as the new cases bring the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 325.
Here is NCDC’s tweet below confirming the latest no of in Edo state and other states with new cases
416 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 1, 2020