NCDC Confirms 432 New Covid-19 Cases, 6 Deaths




The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), said it has recorded six more fatalities due to complications from the COVID-19 infection as of Jan. 12, 2022.

The NCDC, on its verified website on Thursday morning, also said that 432 new cases of the virus were recorded in 14 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), said it has recorded six more fatalities due to complications from the COVID-19 infection as of Jan. 12, 2022.

The NCDC, on its verified website on Thursday morning, also said that 432 new cases of the virus were recorded in 14 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The new confirmed cases raised Nigeria’s infection toll to 249,586.

The agency said that a total of 220,839 people had been successfully treated and discharged in Nigeria, while over 25,000 people were still down with the virus.

Imo State recorded 27 cases; Edo, 16; Kaduna, 15; Kwara,14; while the FCT reported 13 cases.

Oyo, Kano, and Akwa Ibom states reported 13, 12, and 10 cases each, while Delta, Bauchi and Jigawa states also reported 10, nine and nine cases, respectively.

Ekiti reported eight cases, while Borno recorded four infections.

The NCDC noted that Ogun, Sokoto, Plateau, and Ondo reported that they recorded no cases on Wednesday.


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