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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 428 New Cases, 8 Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday, January 04, 2022, announced four hundred twenty-eight (428) confirmed new cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 in the country.

The country also reported eight (08) deaths on Tuesday. 

Nigeria has also confirmed a new variant of COVID-19 called Omicron.

The country is battling the fourth wave of the virus.

“Today’s report includes:

▪️25 confirmed cases reported for Imo state is for 3rd January 2022

▪️16 confirmed cases reported for Akwa Ibom state is for 31st (9) December 2021 & 2nd (7) January 2022

▪️7 confirmed cases reported for Kano state is for 3rd January 2022

▪️2 confirmed cases reported for Borno state is for 3rd January 2022

▪️231 Discharged cases reported for Imo state for 3rd January 2022 are community discharges

▪️ 0 cases reported from Bauchi and Sokoto State,” NCDC said.

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As of Tuesday, January 04, 2022, there are 24,681 active cases in Nigeria.

428 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

Confirmed Cases:

244,548

Discharged:

216,814 

Deaths:

3,053

Breakdown of cases by state;

Rivers-188

Ondo-54

FCT-42

Imo-25

Nasarawa-24

Oyo-23

Edo-18

Akwa Ibom-16

Ogun-14

Osun-10

Kano-7

Ekiti-3

Borno-2

Plateau-2

A breakdown of cases by the state via the NCDC portal

Damilare Bankole

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