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:
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 Areas||COVID-19 Confirmed Cases|
|1. Lagos Mainland||1,274|
|9. Amuwo Odofin||129|
|10. Lagos Island||111|
|Other LGAs Across Nigeria|
|12. Abuja Municipal||536|
|13. Tarauni (Kano)||248|
|14. Nassarawa (Kano)||152|
|16. Maiduguri (Borno)||167|
|17. Dutse (Jigawa)||170|
|18. Oredo (Edo)||126|
|20. Ado Odo/Ota (Ogun)||107|