COVID-19: Nigeria records 228 fresh infections in 13 states, FCT
Nigeria has recorded 228 new cases of COVID-19 in 13 states and the federal capital territory (FCT).
The COVID-19 result was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update for Sunday, January 23, 2022.
According to the agency, a breakdown of the new cases is shown below: FCT-110, Gombe-38, Lagos-32, Osun-14, Taraba-12, Imo-5, Kaduna-5, Rivers-4, Borno-2, Kano-2, Bauchi-1, Delta-1, Ekiti-1 and Ogun-1.
According to the agency’s records, 462 persons were discharged after recovering from the infection.
There were no fatalities on Sunday, leaving the total number of deaths at 3,124.
The agency said 110 confirmed cases reported for the FCT for January 22 (99) and 23 (11); 19 confirmed cases reported for Taraba state for January 17 (12) and 22 (7); and two confirmed cases reported for Borno state for January 21.
The NCDC said the report also includes 10 discharged cases reported for the FCT for January 22 (8) and 23 (2); and 308 community discharges for January 22 (100) and 23 (208).
So far, 252,187 cases have been confirmed with 226,408 recoveries.