COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 599 New Confirmed Cases And Three New Deaths On Tuesday, December 28.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there has been two new additional COVID-19-related death in Nigeria. The total number of deaths increased to 3,027.
Delta State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 15 states recorded about 599 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday, December 29.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25 still remains the highest in recent time.
Delta State leads with a record of 194 new cases.
Edo State follows with a distant record of 94 confirmed new cases.
The FCT follows with a record of 80 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, December 27.
Delta – 194.
Edo – 94.
FCT – 80.
Kaduna – 48.
Lagos – 35.
Ondo – 23.
Kano – 21.
Rivers – 20.
Kwara – 20.
Ogun – 18.
Plateau – 12.
Abia – 8.
Cross River – 8.
Ekiti – 6.
Bauchi – 3.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 238,420.
The total number of deaths is currently 3, 024.
Active cases: 16,569 (in view).
However, the NCDC reports a record of 212,770 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.