COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 670 New Confirmed Cases And Six New Death On Monday, January 3.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there have been six new additional COVID-19-related deaths in Nigeria. This brings the total number of deaths to 3047.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 11 states recorded about 670 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday, January 4.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25 remains the highest in recent time.
Lagos State leads with a record of 277 new cases.
Kaduna State follows with a distant record of 199 confirmed new cases.
The FCT follows with a record of 120 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, January 3.
Lagos – 277.
Kaduna – 199.
FCT – 120.
Kwara – 20.
Abia – 14.
Rivers – 11.
Gombe – 9.
Katsina – 9.
Bauchi – 6.
Edo – 3.
Cross River – 2.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 244,140.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,045.
Active cases: 24,681.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 216,180 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.