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No Fewer Than 864 Persons Contract Coronavirus On Thursday

  • Twenty three states and the Federal Capital Territory had new cases of coronavirus disease on Thursday, January 28
  • A total of 864 persons were said to have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)

For the first time in a while, Lagos state, the epicentre of COVID-19 in Nigeria had no new daily case on Thursday.

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The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) had the highest new cases yesterday at 129, while Ekiti had fewest numbers of people contracting COVID-19 at two.

Given below is the breakdown of the 864 new cases of coronavirus disease across affected states:

  1. FCT-129
  2. Anambra-87
  3. Rivers-82
  4. Benue-80
  5. Oyo-76
  6. Plateau-61
  7. Kaduna-54
  8. Delta-51
  9. Nasarawa-38
  10. Kwara-36
  11. Edo-32
  12. Katsina-26
  13. Kano-24
  14. Taraba-18
  15. Ogun-14
  16. Sokoto-11
  17. Gombe-10
  18. Jigawa-7
  19. Akwa Ibom-6
  20. Cross River-6
  21. Zamfara-5
  22. Bauchi-5
  23. Osun-4
  24. Ekiti-2

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