1,398 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday January 13th.
According to statistics released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, Lagos recorded 542, the highest for the day, followed by FCT with 131 new cases, and Oyo with 120 new cases.
Other states with fresh cases include Rivers-113, Plateau-111, Kaduna-71, Kwara-71, Akwa Ibom-34, Sokoto-31, Benue-28, Ogun-27, Kano-26, Kebbi-17, Osun-12, Nasarawa-11, Delta-10, Gombe-10, Bayelsa-9, Borno-9, Edo-8, Ekiti-3, Jigawa-2, Katsina-2.
The NCDC reported that discharges for January 13, include 317 community recoveries in Lagos State, 241 in Kwara State and 134 in Plateau State managed in line with guidelines.
Nigeria now has 103,999 confirmed cases. 82,555 patients have so far been discharged. Sadly, 1,382 deaths have been recorded.
Below is a breakdown of the number of cases as provided by the NCDC….