COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 33 New Confirmed Cases and No New Deaths Recorded On Wednesday, February 16.
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 3141.
Rivers State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 4 states recorded about 13 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Thursday, February 17.
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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 record of 7 new cases.
Nassarawa State follows with a close record of 4 confirmed new cases.
Abia State follows with a distant record of 1 new case.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Wednesday, February 16.
Rivers – 7
Nassarawa – 4
Abia – 1
Taraba – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 254, 137.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,141.
Active cases: 20,493.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 230,479 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.