The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, has confirmed 17 new cases of COVID-19 in Abuja.
The FCTA made the confirmation on its Twitter page on Friday.
It added that Abuja has so far recorded 35 COVID-19 deaths.
The tweet read:-
“17 NEW CASES IN THE FCT.
“Summary of #COVID19FCT as at July 9th, 2020.
“Total number of confirmed cases: 2365.
“Total number of active cases: 1774.
“Total discharged: 556.
“Deaths recorded: 35.
“Residents are urged to #TakeResponsibility to #StaySafe.”
Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria as at today is 30748, according to the NCDC.
Source: News update