COVID-19 In Nigeria Update: There Were 230 New Confirmed Cases and One New Death Recorded On Wednesday, January 19.
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 3117.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of COVID-19 in Nigeria cases. 14 states recorded about 230 new cases.
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) reported this on Thursday, January 20.
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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 115 new cases.
Gombe State follows with a record of 29 confirmed new cases.
The FCT follows with a distant record of 24 new cases.
See the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, recorded from Wednesday, January 19.
Lagos – 115.
Gombe – 29.
FCT – 24.
Imo – 20.
Rivers – 10.
Ondo – 9.
Kano – 5.
Abia – 4.
Kaduna – 4.
Oyo – 4.
Kebbi – 2.
Ogun – 2.
Borno – 1.
Jigawa – 1.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control said these new cases increased the number of cases to 251, 571.
The total number of deaths is currently 3,117.
Active cases: 23,286.
However, the NCDC reports a record of 225,850 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.