126 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, September 16.
According to statistics released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, FCT recorded 37, the highest for the day, followed by Lagos with 27 new cases and Plateau with 16 new cases.
Other states with fresh cases include Kaduna-9, Abia-7, Gombe-6, Ondo-6, Imo-5, Delta-2, Ekiti-2, Kwara-2, Oyo-2, Bauchi-1, Kano-1, Katsina-1, Ogun-1 and Yobe-1.
The discharges on Sept 16 include 2,967 community recoveries in FCT and 103 community recoveries in Kwara State managed in line with new case management guidelines.
Nigeria now has 56,604 confirmed cases. 47,872 patients have so far been discharged. Sadly, 1,091 deaths have been recorded.
Below is a breakdown of the number of cases as provided by the NCDC….