COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 521 New Infections, 8 Deaths

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 521 New Infections, 8 Deaths
  • Total cases confirmed – 152,074
  • Total cases discharged – 128,005
  • Total deaths recorded – 1,831

The latest figures by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has shown that Nigeria has recorded a total of 152,074 COVID-19 cases.

In its latest case update dated February 21, the NCDC reports 521 new infections and 8 deaths resulting from COVID-19 complications.

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The new infections were recorded in 20 states — Lagos-166, Ogun-52, Rivers-47, Adamawa-37, Ebonyi-37, Akwa Ibom-25, Osun-21, Bayelsa-18, Kaduna-17, Oyo-16, FCT-15, Ekiti-14, Kano-12, Edo-12, Borno-9, Yobe-8, Ondo-6, Nasarawa-4, Bauchi-2 and Kwara-3.

Eko Hot Blog gathers that out of the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, 128,619 cases have been discharged while the death toll stands at 1,839.

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