COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 35 New Confirmed Cases and No New Death Recorded On Monday, February 28.
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.
Rivers State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 7 states and the FCT recorded 35 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Tuesday, March 1.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25, 2021, remains the highest in recent time.
Rivers State leads with a few records of 14 new cases.
Imo State follows with a wide margin of 6 confirmed new cases.
Lagos State joins the list with a record of 4 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, February 28.
Rivers – 14
Imo – 6
Lagos – 4
FCT – 3
Kwara – 3
Bayelsa – 2
Plateau – 2
Akwa-Ibom – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 254, 560.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,142.
Active cases: 2354.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 249,079 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.