Nigeria, Akwa Ibom Record COVID-19 Spike

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Thursday, confirmed that the country recorded 1,340 new COVID-19, bringing the total confirmed cases to 136,030.

Also, Nigeria recorded 14 new deaths from the pandemic, bringing the total in the country to 1,632.

Of the confirmed number from 21 states including Federal Capital Territory, FCT is topping with 320, Lagos (275), Rivers (117), and Oyo (100).

Others are Ogun (51), Ebonyi (48), Benue (44), Adamawa (42), Imo (38), Kwara (35), Gombe (32), Kaduna (31), Edo (29), Osun (29), Kano (24), Ekiti (15), Katsina (14), Delta (13), Nasarawa (13), and Jigawa (10)

Meanwhile, Akwa Ibom State has recorded 57 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases to 966 while 566 persons were discharged.

”On the 4th of February 2021, 1340 new confirmed cases and 14 deaths were recorded in Nigeria

”Till date, 136030 cases have been confirmed, 110449 cases have been discharged and 1632 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

”A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, continues to coordinate the national response activities,’’ NCDC tweeted.