FCT RELEASES THE AREA COUNCILS WITH THE HIGHEST NUMBER OF CORONAVIRUS CASES, SEE LIST

Don Silas

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has said that the number of coronavirus cases in Abuja has risen to 916 across six area councils.

The FCTA made the announcement in a tweet on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.

According to the Administration, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) has recorded 774 COVID-19 cases, the highest in Abuja, followed by Bwari (50) and Kuje (31).

Others are Gwagwalada (23), Abaji (22) and Kwali (16).

“Distribution Of Confirmed #COVID19FCT cases as at June 7th, 2020,” FCTA tweeted.

“Abuja Municipal: 774.

“Abaji: 22.

“Bwari: 50.

“Gwagwalada: 23.

“Kwali: 16.

“Kuje: 31.

“TOTAL: 916.

“- FCT State Epidemiologist, Dr. Doris John.”

Meanwhile, Nigeria now has a total of 12,801 confirmed cases in the country as of Tuesday 9th June, according to the NCDC.