COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 58 New Confirmed Cases and Three New Deaths Recorded On Tuesday, February 8.
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 3139.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 6 states and the FCT recorded about 58 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Wednesday, February 9.
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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 35 new cases.
The FCT follows with a distant record of 9 confirmed new cases.
Edo State follows with a close record of 5 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Tuesday, February 8.
Lagos – 35
FCT – 9
Edo – 5
Delta – 4
Kano – 2
Rivers – 2
Kaduna – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 253, 838.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,139.
Active cases: 20,488.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 230,211 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.