The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 576 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria.
Naija News reports that this was made known in a post on the agency’s official Twitter handle on Saturday night.
The latest figures by the NCDC brings Nigeria’s total confirmed COVID-19 cases to 89,163.
The nation has also recorded 74,789 discharged cases and 1,302 deaths.
Lagos-277 FCT-90 Oyo-51 Nasarawa-49 Sokoto-23 Anambra-14 Bauchi-11 Imo-11 Kano-11 Edo-10 Plateau-10 Ogun-9 Osun-5 Jigawa-3 Rivers-2.
See total breakdown on new cases below with Lagos have the most infection rate with over 200 cases, closely followed by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
576 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,302 deaths pic.twitter.com/6eRjEy724q
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) January 2, 2021
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