Nigeria’s COVID-19 Update: 1,340 New Cases, Total 136,030

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By; MATTHEW UKACHUNWA, Lagos

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control’s (NCDC) update showed that 1,340 new cases of Novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were detected in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja and 21 states of the country on Thursday 4th February 2021.
The pandemic attacked the following places on Thursday: FCT 320, Lagos 275, Rivers 117, Oyo 100, Akwa Ibom 57, Ogun 51, Ebonyi 48, Benue 44, Adamawa 42, Imo 38, Kwara 35, Gombe 32, Kaduna 31, Edo 29, Osun 29, Kano 24, Ekiti 15, Katsina 14, Delta 13, Nasarawa 13, Jigawa 10 and Sokoto 3.
NCDC reported on its twitter account that as of 11.37 p.m. 4th February 2021 Nigeria had recorded a total of 136,030 confirmed cases of COVID-19 pandemic since the index case was discovered in the country.
Out of the total, 110,449 persons who tested positive for the global disease had been treated and discharged from the nation’s COVID-19 isolation centres, while 1,632 patients who contracted the worldwide virus had died of the disease to date.
COVID-19 caused the death of 14 persons in Nigeria on Thursday.
The disease control agency said that its discharges yesterday included 824 community recoveries in Lagos State, 448 in the FCT and 142 in Plateau State managed in line with guidelines.

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