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.
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.