COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 42 New Confirmed Cases and No New Death Recorded On Wednesday, February 23.
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 42 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Thursday, February 24.
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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 25 new cases.
The FCT follows with a distant record of 13 confirmed new cases.
Kaduna State follows with a distant record of 2 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Wednesday, February 23.
Lagos – 25
FCT – 13
Kaduna – 2
Kano – 1
Oyo – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 254, 394.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,142.
Active cases: 20,390.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 230,861 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.