Nigeria Records 1368 New Cases Of COVID-19
As Nigeria battles the second-wave of the COVID-19 virus, 1368 new cases were recorded in the country on Tuesday, February 16.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC, Anambra recorded 344 fresh cases, the highest for the day.
Other states with fresh cases include Oyo-172, FCT-148, Benue-107, Rivers-95, Ogun-59, Ondo-56, Ebonyi-53, Kaduna-52, Plateau-46, Kwara-36, Enugu-30, Akwa Ibom-26, Osun-22, Edo-20, Abia-17, Kano-16, Borno-15, Cross River-10, Delta-8, Gombe-8, Imo-7, Ekiti-5, Sokoto-4, Jigawa-3, Bayelsa-3, Nasarawa-3 and Zamfara-3.
Nigeria now has 148, 296 confirmed cases of the disease. 124, 483 patients have been treated and discharged while 1, 777 deaths have been registered.
See a breakdown of the number of cases per states below;