COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 1305 New Confirmed Cases And 21 New Deaths On Saturday, December 25.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there have been 21 new additional COVID-19-related death in Nigeria. The total number of deaths has increased to 3014.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 14 states recorded about 1305 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday, December 26.
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The record of 26 COVID-19 related deaths reported on October 25 still remains the highest in recent time. However, this new update takes over.
Lagos State leads with a massive record of 705 new cases.
Oyo State follows with a close record of 234 confirmed new cases.
Ondo State follows with a distant record of 88 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Saturday, December 25.
Lagos – 705.
Oyo – 234.
Ondo – 88.
Kaduna – 79.
Rivers – 78.
Ogun – 30.
Anambra – 25.
Kano – 24.
Enugu – 12.
Ekiti – 11.
Jigawa – 6.
Osun – 6.
Plateau – 6.
Zamfara – 1.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 233,353.
The total number of deaths is currently 3, 014.
Active cases: 22,803.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 236,014 COVID-19 patients who have recovered and have been discharged.
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.