1,340 new COVID-19 infections take Nigeria’s total caseload to 136,030. Deaths, recoveries updated

February 5, 2021
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Nigeria on Thursday recorded 1,340 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 21 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

It added that the number of COVID-19 fatalities in Nigeria stood at 1,632 as of Thursday night.

Also, the total number of confirmed cases increased to 136,030.

Meanwhile, 110,449 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: FCT (320), Lagos (275), Rivers (117), Oyo (100), Akwa Ibom (57), Ogun (51), Ebonyi (48), Benue (44), Adamawa (42), Imo (38), Kwara (35), and Gombe (32).

Others are – Kaduna (31), Edo (29), Osun (29), Kano (24), Ekiti (15), Katsina (14), Delta (13), Nasarawa (13), Jigawa (10), and Sokoto (3).

“Total confirmed COVID-19 cases: 136,030.

“Discharged: 110,449 AND Deaths: 1,632.”

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