#COVID19: 1585 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria As Toll Approaches 100,000 Mark

1585 new cases of the novel coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria on Saturday January 9, as confirmed by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) via its Twitter page.


According to the NCDC, Lagos recorded 573 fresh cases while the FCT recorded 182 new cases.


The health agency says Plateau recorded 162, Gombe-81, Oyo-75, Rivers-68, Sokoto-58, Ondo-55, Ogun-42, Nasarawa-40, Akwa Ibom-36, Edo-31, Kaduna-27, Anambra-22, Delta-19, Kano-17, Osun-17, Ebonyi-16, Katsina-14, Niger-14, Bayelsa-9, EKiti-8, Borno-7, Jigawa-5, Abia-4 and Bauchi-3.


Nigeria now has 99,063 confirmed cases of the deadly disease while 79,417 patients have been discharged so far from various isolation centres across the country. 

Sadly, 1350 deaths have been recorded so far.


See a breakdown of the number of cases per states below:

1585 new cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

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