Nigeria Records New 864 Cases Of Coronavirus

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As Nigeria battles the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, 864 fresh cases have been confirmed in the country on Thursday, January 28, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced.

The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases across states as follows; FCT-129, Anambra-87, Rivers-82, Benue-80, Oyo-76, Plateau-61, Kaduna-54, Delta-51, Nasarawa-38, Kwara-36, Edo-32, Katsina-26, Kano-24, Taraba-18, Ogun-14, Sokoto-11, Gombe-10, Jigawa-7, Akwa Ibom-6, Cross River-6, Zamfara-5, Bauchi-5, Osun-4, Ekiti-2.

There are now 127,024 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country and 1,547 deaths have been recorded. 100,853 patients who recovered from the disease have also been discharged.