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 Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|
1005 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,734 deaths pic.twitter.com/z7HOygz837
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) February 12, 2021
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