Coronavirus Pandemic: Nigeria records lowest daily infections in 2022 on Saturday


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that Nigeria recorded 29 new cases of the Coronavirus infection across three states of the federation on Saturday.

The latest statistics released by the (NCDC) on Sunday, which indicates a significant decrease in the figure of newly confirmed cases, also confirmed that no death was recorded on Saturday.

The centre maintained  that the fatality toll remains at 3,124 since Friday, when it recorded one death.

The data shows that the infection toll has increased by 29 to 251,959, while the discharged cases stand at 225,946, with no backlog of discharged cases reported.

The breakdown of the data revealed that Lagos State, the epicentre of the disease, recorded 27 of the 29 new infections, while Kano in the North-west and Rivers State in the South-south reported a single case each.

NCDC also noted that four states: Anambra, Bauchi, Plateau and Sokoto reported that they recorded no cases on Saturday.

This development is coming after the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, announced the end of the fourth wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the state.

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