COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 158 New Confirmed Cases and One New Death Recorded On Monday, January 31.
In the latest health news in Nigeria, there has been one new additional COVID-19-related death in Nigeria. This brings the total number of deaths to 3136.
Anambra State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 11 states recorded about 158 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released this update on Tuesday, February 1.
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The record of 21 COVID-19 related deaths reported on December 25, 2021, remains the highest in recent time.
Anambra State leads with a record of 82 new cases.
Lagos State follows with a record of 35 confirmed new cases.
Akwa-Ibom State follows with a close record of 13 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Monday, January 31.
Anambra – 82
Lagos – 35
Akwa Ibom – 13
Cross River – 7
Kwara – 6
FCT – 5
Gombe – 3
Kaduna – 3
Bayelsa – 2
Kano – 1
Nasarawa – 1
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 253, 200.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,136.
Active cases: 20,749.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 229,315 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.