COVID-19 In Nigeria

COVID-19 In Nigeria: Eight Deaths Recorded, 791 New Cases Confirmed

COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 791 New Confirmed Cases And Eight New Death On Thursday, January 6.

In the latest health news in Nigeria, there have been eight new additional COVID-19-related deaths in Nigeria. This brings the total number of deaths to 3066.

Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 14 states recorded about 791 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday, January 7.

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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25, 2021, remains the highest in recent time.

Lagos State leads with a high record of 523 new cases.

The FCT follows with a distant record of 84 confirmed new cases.

Oyo state follows with a record of 48 new cases.

See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Thursday, January 6.

Lagos – 523.

FCT – 84.

Oyo – 48.

Ondo – 35.

Kano – 22.

Borno – 16.

Delta – 15.

Edo – 15.

Ogun – 9.

Jigawa – 7.

Bauchi – 6.

Plateau – 5.

Rivers – 4.

Bayelsa – 2.

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 246,195.

The total number of deaths is currently 3,066.

Active cases: 25,099 (In view).

However, the NCDC reports a record of 217,509 COVID-19 patients who have recovered and have been discharged.

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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.

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