COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 2123 New Confirmed Cases And Four New Deaths On Tuesday, December 21.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there has been no new additional COVID-19-related death in Nigeria.
The total number of deaths remains 2989.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases.
11 states recorded about 2123 new cases.
This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday, December 22.
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The record of 26 COVID-19 related deaths reported on October 25 still remains the highest in recent time.
Lagos State leads with a massive record of 1552 new cases. The FCT follows with a distant record of 197 confirmed new cases.
Edo State follows with 155 new cases.
The number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria recorded from Tuesday, December 21 can be accessed below.
Lagos – 1552.
FCT – 197.
Edo – 155.
Rivers – 81.
Delta – 44.
Plateau – 33.
Kwara – 30.
Kano – 16.
Enugu – 12.
Gombe – 2.
Bauchi – 1.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 227,297.
The total number of deaths is currently 2, 989.
Active cases: 12,547.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 211,761 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.