Nigeria records 1,138 fresh COVID 19 infections, total tally now 134,690

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,138 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 134,690.

The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Wednesday.

The new infections were reported from 21 states. Lagos leads with 377 cases, followed by FCT and Plateau with 171 and 86 cases respectively.

Others are; Kano (84), Edo (60), Osun (47), Nasarawa (41), Imo (40), Rivers (36), Niger (32), Oyo (32), Borno (29), Kaduna (27), Delta (18), Kwara (17), Cross River (9), Ekiti (8), Bauchi (7), Ogun (7), Sokoto (6) and Bayelsa (3).

Meanwhile, the public health agency revealed that five new deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the country’s death tally to 1,618.




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