Nigeria Records 221 New COVID-19 Cases, Lowest Figure in Weeks

Nigeria NCDC COVID-19 Update

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday announced that the country recorded 221 new COVID-19 cases.

The figure announced on Wednesday is said to be the lowest number of cases recorded in the country for like 10 weeks now. And they were reported in 20 states across the country.

The new cases, according to the NCDC, were found in the following states – Plateau (60), FCT (33), Kaduna (26), Rivers (18), Lagos (17), Enugu (9), Kwara (9), Ondo (9), Nasarawa (6), Gombe (5), Anambra (5), Delta (4), Abia (4), Imo (3), Edo (2), Ogun (2), Oyo (2), Osun (2), Bauchi (1), Kano (1).

The West African country has now confirmed a total of 53,021 COVID-19 cases, with 40,281 discharged and 1,010 deaths.


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