COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 1940 New Confirmed Cases And No New Death On Thursday, December 23.
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 2991.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 19 states recorded about 1940 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday, December 24.
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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 845 new cases.
The FCT follows with a close record of 734 confirmed new cases.
Oyo State follows with a distant record of 120 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Thursday, December 23.
Lagos – 845.
FCT – 734.
Oyo – 120.
Rivers – 69.
Delta – 30.
Kaduna – 29.
Edo – 21.
Plateau – 20.
Gombe – 14.
Anambra – 11.
Enugu – 11.
Osun – 10.
Ekiti – 8.
Kano – 5.
Bayelsa – 4.
Ogun – 4.
Katsina – 3.
Bauchi – 1.
Jigawa – 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 2, 991.
Active cases: 16,569.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 212,040 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.