21 Jul COVID-19 Update: Nigeria reports 206 more cases
On July 20, 206 new cases, 23 recoveries and zero deaths were recorded in Nigeria, taking the caseload to 169884 confirmed cases; with 164733 recoveries and 2128 deaths.
The cases are reported from 10 states as follows: Lagos (132), Akwa Ibom (56), Ekiti (5), Delta (3), Rivers (2), Enugu (2), Jigawa (2), Katsina (2), Gombe (1) and FCT (1)
* The Delta variant accounts for over 80% of new cases in the United States, and reports say India, the origin of the variant underreported its deaths.
* Half of Australia is under lockdown and other restrictions because of surging cases.