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See the list of mainland LGAs with highest COVID-19 cases in Lagos

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The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs) account for 60 per cent of coronavirus cases in Nigeria, majority of them in Lagos.

According to the report, Lagos Mainland Local Government, Abuja Municipal, followed by Mushin (Lagos), Eti-Osa (Lagos), and  Tarauni (Kano) have the highest cases in the country.

The chairman of PTF and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, made this known at the COVID-19 daily news conference on Monday.

He added that Nigeria has not reached the peak of the pandemic and nationwide tests had exceeded 60,000.

Data obtained from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control showed that 11 of the 20 Local Government Areas are in Lagos State, 9 of them on the mainland.

Here is the full list of the Local Governments, according to the NCDC’s Situation Report 91.

1 – Lagos – Lagos Mainland LG: 1274 cases
2 – Lagos – Mushin: 459 cases
3 – Lagos – Alimosho: 239 cases
4 – Lagos – Kosofe: 175 cases
5 – Lagos – Ikeja: 168 cases
6 – Lagos – Oshodi/Isolo: 132 cases
7 – Lagos – Apapa: 131 cases
8 – Lagos – Amuwo Odofin: 129 cases
9 – Lagos – Surulere – 110 cases

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