#COVID19: Nigeria Recorded 1,024 New Cases As Toll Surpass 100,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that 1,024 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in the country on Sunday, January 10. 


The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases as follows; Lagos-653, Plateau-63, Benue-48, Zamfara-45, FCT-42, Rivers-27, Ondo-26, Adamawa-26, Kaduna-22, Edo-18, Ogun-16, Imo-12, Kano-9, Yobe-6, Ekiti-5, Jigawa-4, Osun-2. 

Eight new deaths were reported on Sunday, taking the total deaths so far from COVID-19 to 1,358. Benue posted four deaths to take its toll to 15. The FCT had two deaths and now has 109 death toll.

Edo and Adamawa recorded one death each. Edo which has the highest fatalities after Lagos’s 256, now has 120 death toll.


There are now 100,087 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country and 1,358 deaths have been recorded. 80,030 patients who recovered from the disease have also been discharged. 


1,024 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

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