- There are growing concerns among some Nigerians following the numbers rolled out by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on new cases of coronavirus disease for Tuesday, January 5
- No fewer than 1,354 persons were reported to have tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, as reports confirmed
The over 1,300 new daily cases are the highest this week and a record high since NCDC began its daily COVID-19 Nigeria update.
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Lagos, the epicentre of coronavirus disease in the country accounted for over 51% of new cases.
From the 1354 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria, a breakdown on a state by state basis and numbers are presented below:
- Akwa Ibom-16
In Nigeria so far, 92,705 confirmed cases in toal; 76,396 persons discharged and 1,319 deaths recorded.