1,244 new COVID-19 infections take Nigeria’s total caseload to 101,331. Deaths, recoveries updated

January 12, 2021
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Nigeria on Monday recorded 1,244 fresh COVID-19 cases.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which disclosed this on its Twitter handle, said the new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 17 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

It added that the number of covid 19 fatalities in Nigeria stood at 1,361 as of Monday night.

Also, the total number of confirmed cases increased to 101,331.

Meanwhile, 80,491 COVID-19 patients have been discharged from various isolation facilities in the country.

The breakdown of the figure on a state-by-state basis revealed the following: Lagos (774), FCT (125), Plateau (102), Anambra (47), Ondo (46), Rivers (27), Edo (18), Kaduna (16), Ogun (16), and Gombe (16).

Others are – Bauchi (11), Kano (11), Nasarawa (10), Akwa Ibom (7), Sokoto (7), Borno (5), Ekiti (4), and Zamfara (2).

“Total confirmed COVID-19 cases: 101,331.

“Discharged: 80,491 AND Deaths: 1,361.”

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