COVID-19 In Nigeria: There Were 859 New Confirmed Cases And Two New Deaths On Monday, December 27.
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 3,024.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 14 states recorded about 859 new cases. This was the update released by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday, December 28.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25 still remains the highest in recent time.
Lagos State leads with a record of 555 new cases.
The FCT follows with a distant record of 57 confirmed new cases.
Rivers State follows with a record of 44 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, December 27.
Lagos – 555.
FCT – 57.
Rivers – 44.
Plateau – 43.
Edo – 1.
Ondo – 34.
Kwara – 23.
Kano – 18.
Ogun – 16.
Enugu – 11.
Oyo – 6.
Delta – 5.
Bauchi – 3.
Bayelsa – 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.