[COVID-19] NCDC Confirms 1,051 More Cases

  • Total cases confirmed – 221,071
  • Total cases discharged – 211,345
  • Total deaths recorded – 2,983

EKO HOT BLOG reports that the latest figures by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirms that Nigeria now has a total of 221,071 COVID-19 cases.

In its latest case update dated December 16, the NCDC reports 1,051 new cases with no COVID-related death.

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The new cases were reported in 11 states – Lagos (599), FCT (238), Rivers (79), Oyo (51), Ondo (32), Plateau (20), Akwa Ibom (11), Ogun (7), Bayelsa (5), Kano (5), and Kwara (4).

According to the NCDC, no case was recorded in Bauchi, Ekiti, Osun and Osun States.

It was gathered that out of the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, 211,345 cases have been discharged while the death toll still stands at 2,983.

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