COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 1424 New Confirmed Cases And No New Deaths On Wednesday, December 15.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there have been no new additional COVID-19-related deaths in Nigeria. The total number of deaths remains 2983.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 15 states recorded about 1424 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday, December 16.
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The record of 26 COVID-19 related deaths reported on October 25 still remains the highest in recent time.
Lagos leads with a huge record of 796 new cases. Delta State follows with a distant record of 152 confirmed new cases while FCT follows with 130 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Wednesday, December 15.
Lagos – 796.
Delta – 152.
FCT – 130.
Edo – 129.
Oyo – 82.
Ondo – 39.
Rivers – 39.
Kaduna – 15.
Enugu – 9.
Anambra – 8.
Kwara – 7.
Ogun – 7.
Bayelsa – 4.
Kano – 4.
Akwa Ibom – 3.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said the record of 1424 new COVID-19 infections increased the number of infections in the country. Nigeria has now recorded 220,020.
The total number of deaths is currently 2,983.
Active cases: 5,745.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 211,292 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.