COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 17 New Confirmed Cases and No New Deaths Recorded On Sunday, March 6.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there has been no new additional COVID-19-related death in Nigeria. The total number of COVID-19 related deaths remains 3142.
Imo State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 4 states and the FCT recorded about 17 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Monday, March 8.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25, 2021, remains the highest in recent time.
Imo State leads with a record of 8 new cases.
Oyo State follows with a record of 4 confirmed new cases.
Osun joins with a record of 2 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Sunday, March 6.
Imo – 8
Oyo – 4
Osun – 2
FCT – 2
Kano – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 254, 657.
The total number of deaths is 3,142.
Active cases: 2,313.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 249, 199 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.