COVID-19: Nigeria records 1,005 new infections, 24 deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,005 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 144,521.

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

Nigeria also recorded 24 COVID-19 deaths, raising the total fatality in the country to 1,710.

“On the 12th of February 2021, 1005 new confirmed cases and 24 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 144521 cases have been confirmed, 118866 cases have been discharged and 1734 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 1005 new cases are reported from 19 states- Lagos (204), Kwara (155), Oyo (124), Plateau (80), FCT (75), Edo (56), Osun (48), Ondo (41), Kaduna (40), Rivers (40), Taraba (35), Borno (32), Ekiti (21), Ogun (20), Kano (14), Bayelsa (8), Delta (7), Bauchi (3) and Jigawa (2),” the NCDC said.

See the breakdown of cases by state below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos52,7224,17248,188362
FCT18,3666,63311,596137
Plateau8,6473118,28056
Kaduna8,0253097,65858
Oyo6,2481,8544,290104
Rivers5,9534995,36787
Edo4,2178363,232149
Ogun3,6663543,26646
Kano3,4543523,00795
Ondo2,6044682,08056
Delta2,4586621,74452
Kwara2,4377181,67544
Osun2,0655681,45641
Nasarawa2,0211,63537313
Katsina1,972251,92027
Gombe1,891941,75443
Enugu1,8292971,51121
Ebonyi1,6462411,37530
Abia1,3381131,21213
Imo1,2831991,06519
Anambra1,27191833419
Akwa Ibom1,25364359614
Bauchi1,19501,17817
Borno1,13825185037
Benue1,02245155021
Niger86743641714
Sokoto7631871926
Adamawa72543526228
Bayelsa7185064325
Ekiti6771215479
Taraba58414142617
Jigawa4885642111
Kebbi276625713
Yobe250292138
Cross River2321420612
Zamfara215121958
Kogi5032

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