COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 571 New Infections, 12 Deaths

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 571 New Infections, 12 Deaths
  • Total cases confirmed – 152,616
  • Total cases discharged – 129,300
  • Total deaths recorded – 1,862

The latest figures by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has shown that Nigeria has recorded a total of 152,616 COVID-19 cases.

In its latest case update dated February 23, the NCDC reports 542 new infections and 23 deaths resulting from COVID-19 complications.

Read also: COVID-19 Infection In Lagos ‘May Top Africa’s Official Total’ – Survey

The new infections were recorded in 21 states — Lagos-170, Ogun-65, FCT-45, Kwara-34, Abia-32, Enugu-32, Kano-25, Oyo-22, Ondo-21, Rivers-19, Kaduna-19, Benue-18, Bayelsa-12, Kebbi-12, Nasarawa-11, Akwa Ibom-9, Delta-8, Ekiti-6, Niger-5, Bauchi-3 and Imo-3.

Eko Hot Blog gathers that out of the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, 129,943 cases have been discharged while the death toll stands at 1,874.

Facebook Comments

Advertise or Publish a Story on EkoHot Blog:

Kindly contact us at Breaking stories should be sent to the above email and substantiated with pictorial evidence.

Citizen journalists will receive a token as data incentive.

Call or Whatsapp: 0803 561 7233, 0703 414 5611