Full List of LGAs in Nigeria with Highest Cases of COVID-19 [Updated June 3, 2020]


Full List of LGAs in Nigeria with Highest Cases of COVID-19 [Updated June 3, 2020]

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has released a new data showing the Local Government Areas of Nigeria with highest cases of COVID-19.

According to the new data, 20 out of the 774 Local Government Areas in the country, are responsible for more than 50 per cent of COVID-19 cases.

The 20 LGAs are spread across eight states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The data further revealed that as at May 29, 2020, the states highly affected are:

  • Lagos
  • Kano
  • Katsina
  • Jigawa
  • Bauchi
  • Borno
  • Edo
  • Ogun
  • Abuja

Breaking down the cases down to the 20 LGAs, 11 are in Lagos, which has the highest number of infections in Nigeria, while 9 LGAs goes to the other states above.

Below are the affected LGAs in Nigeria at June 3, 2020:

Local Government AreasCOVID-19 Confirmed Cases
1. Lagos Mainland1,274
2. Mushin458
3. Eti-Osa403
4. Alimosho239
5. Kosofe175
6. Ikeja168
7. Oshodi/Isolo132
8. Apapa131
9. Amuwo Odofin129
10. Lagos Island111
11. Surulere110
Other LGAs Across Nigeria
12. Abuja Municipal536
13. Tarauni (Kano)248
14. Nassarawa (Kano)152
15. Katsina242
16. Maiduguri (Borno)167
17. Dutse (Jigawa)170
18. Oredo (Edo)126
19. Bauchi114
20. Ado Odo/Ota (Ogun)107

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