20 Local Govt Areas with 60% of COVID-19 in Nigeria

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20 Local Govt Areas with 60% of COVID-19 in Nigeria

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The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 said on Friday, June 19, 2020 that 20 local government areas currently contributed 60 per cent of the COVID-19 cases in the country.

The PTF listed the affected areas to include:

1. Mainland (Lagos State)
2. Mushin (Lagos State)
3. Eti-Osa (Lagos State)
4. Alimosho (Lagos State)
5. Ikeja (Lagos State)
6. Oshodi/Isolo (Lagos State)
7. Apapa ( Lagos State)
8. Lagos Island (Lagos State)
9. Surulere (Lagos State)
10. Amuwo Odofin (Lagos State)
11. Kosofe (Lagos State)
12. Abuja Municipal
13. Oredo ( Edo State)
14. Ado Odo/Ota (Ogun State)
15. Bauchi (Bauchi State)
16. Tarauni (Kano State)
17. Katsina (Katsina State)
18. Maiduguri (Borno State)
19. Dutse ((Jigawa State)
20. Nassarawa (Nassarawa State)

The PTF blamed the rising community spread of the pandemic to poor level of compliance with the precautionary measures at the community level.

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