1,617 new COVID-19 cases take Nigeria’s total to 112,004. Deaths, recoveries updated

January 19, 2021
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Nigeria on Monday recorded 1,617 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 1,449 as of Monday night.

Also, the total number of confirmed cases increased to 112,004.

Meanwhile, 89,939 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 (776), Kaduna (147), Kwara (131), FCT (102), Plateau (78), Edo (59), Ogun (53), Osun (45), Rivers (37), and Taraba (36).

Others are – Nasarawa (34), Adamawa (33), Kano (26), Delta (20), Ebonyi (16), Bayelsa (11), Gombe (11), and Borno (2).

“Total confirmed COVID-19 cases: 112,004.

“Discharged: 89,939 AND Deaths: 1,449.”

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