1,368 new cases of COVID-19 has been recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said.
A breakdown of the new cases across different states in the country is as follows; Anambra-344, 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.
The 1,368 new cases of COVID-19 now brings the total number of confirmed cases to 148,296. 1,777 deaths have been recorded while 124,483.
1368 new cases;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) February 16, 2021