Nigeria records 1,354 new COVID-19 cases, total now 92,705

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,354new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 92,705.

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

“On the 5th of January 2021, 1354 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 92705 cases have been confirmed, 76396 cases have been discharged and 1319 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 1354 new cases are reported from 21 states- Lagos (712), FCT (145), Plateau (117), Kwara (81), Kaduna (54), Sokoto (39), Oyo(38), Rivers (37), Gombe (21), Enugu (20), Akwa Ibom (16), Bauchi (14), Delta (14), Ebonyi (13), Anambra (9), Taraba (8), Edo (8), Kano (3), Osun (2), Ekiti (2) and Ogun (1),” 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
Lagos32,6875,10027,337250
FCT12,4284,5937,731104
Kaduna5,5555754,92654
Plateau5,1743984,73244
Oyo4,0866183,41652
Rivers3,6393263,24964
Edo2,9381192,702117
Ogun2,5642102,32034
Kano2,3673211,97868
Delta1,9111221,73752
Ondo1,843391,76341
Katsina1,6361801,42927
Kwara1,4953701,09431
Enugu1,420361,36321
Gombe1,3593211,00137
Ebonyi1,120181,07230
Bauchi1,05216686917
Abia1,0364697911
Osun1,0223196724
Nasarawa92358532513
Borno8083473836
Imo7693572212
Bayelsa5456945521
Benue5375746911
Akwa Ibom465663909
Adamawa42416123825
Sokoto42010229820
Ekiti417163956
Niger4178432013
Jigawa4072836811
Anambra3374327420
Taraba225281907
Yobe201491448
Kebbi1921916310
Cross River169015712
Zamfara11225825
Kogi5032

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