COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 1547 New Confirmed Cases And Eight New Deaths On Sunday, December 26.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there have been eight new additional COVID-19-related deaths in Nigeria. The total number of deaths remains 3022.
The FCT recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 10 states recorded about 1547 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday, December 27.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25 has emerged as the highest in recent time.
The FCT leads with a massive record of 806 new cases.
Lagos State follows with a distant record of 401 confirmed new cases.
Borno State follows with a record of 166 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Sunday, December 26.
FCT – 806.
Lagos – 401.
Borno – 166.
Oyo – 78.
Ogun – 47.
Osun – 30.
Ekiti – 7.
Katsina – 7.
Kano – 4.
Jigawa – 1.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 237,561.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,022.
Active cases: 16,569.(Subject to review)
However, the NCDC reports a record of 212,550 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.