Nigeria records 1,444 new COVID-19 cases, total now 110,387

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,444 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 110,387.

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

“On the 17th of January 2021, 1444 new confirmed cases and 15 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 110387 cases have been confirmed, 89317 cases have been discharged and 1435 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

‘The 1444 new cases are reported from 21 states- Lagos (901), Plateau (136), Kaduna (57), FCT (54), Ebonyi (53), Akwa Ibom (52), Nasarawa (32), Osun (29), Ogun (28), Imo (16), Oyo (16), Edo (15), Kano (14), Rivers (10), Ekiti (7), Borno (6), Abia (5), Benue (4), Yobe (4), Kebbi (3), and Anambra (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
Lagos40,6248,34632,007271
FCT14,5983,79410,686118
Plateau6,7536556,05147
Kaduna6,1783915,73255
Oyo4,6955734,05468
Rivers4,3927003,61973
Edo3,2613062,828127
Ogun2,8593452,47737
Kano2,5913342,18770
Delta2,1023131,73752
Ondo2,0702191,80942
Katsina1,723521,64427
Enugu1,5831871,37521
Kwara1,5661991,33532
Gombe1,4891971,25141
Nasarawa1,30196332513
Ebonyi1,2591571,07230
Osun1,2151651,02327
Abia1,1341091,01411
Bauchi1,10712696417
Borno8659173836
Imo8577177016
Sokoto67719146026
Akwa Ibom6672364229
Benue65712751317
Bayelsa6084653923
Niger54713340014
Adamawa54027623826
Anambra51516133420
Ekiti473584087
Jigawa4253138311
Taraba2583920811
Kebbi2513520313
Yobe21161978
Cross River169015712
Zamfara16231545
Kogi5032

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