COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 27 New Confirmed Cases and No New Death Recorded On Tuesday, February 22.
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.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 4 states and the FCT recorded about 27 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Wednesday, February 23.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25, 2021, remains the highest in recent time.
Lagos State leads with a record of 12 new cases.
The FCT follows with a close record of 8 confirmed new cases.
Katsina State follows with a close record of 5 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, February 21.
Lagos – 12
FCT – 8
Katsina – 5
Kano – 1
Rivers – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 254, 352.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,142.
Active cases: 20,390.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 230,846 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.