COVID-19 In Nigeria: 2 New Deaths, 166 New Cases On Wednesday, October 27.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there has been an increased number of COVID-19 deaths in Nigeria to 2886.
Delta State records the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases as well as 14 other states recorded about 166 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday, October 27.
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A shocking record of 26 COVID-19 related deaths was reported on Monday.
Delta State takes the lead with 36 new cases. FCT records 22 new cases followed by the Lagos State with 21 new cases. Ondo follows with a close number of 18 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Wednesday, October 27.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said the record of 166 new COVID-19 infections has increased the number of infections in the country. Nigeria has now recorded 211,496.
The total number of deaths is currently 2, 886.
Active cases: 5680
However, the NCDC reports a record of 202,674 COVID-19 patients who have recovered and have been discharged.
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The health agency said the 165 new COVID-19 infections have brought the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 210,525.
Again, the agency has lauded the activities of the National Emergency Operations Centre.
It added that a multi-sectoral National Emergency Operations Centre activated at Level 2 had coordinated the national response.