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Eleven states and the Federal Capital Territory reported 141 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, according to figures released on Thursday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
The agency did not report any additional COVID-19 related death.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official website on Thursday.
Lagos recorded the highest number of new infections with 46 cases followed by Benue – 44, FCT – 15, Katsina -12, Bauchi – 9, Kano – 4, Delta – 3, Enugu – 2, Kwara – 2, Rivers – 2, Gombe – 1 and Plateau – 1.
The health agency said the 141 new COVID-19 infections have brought the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 213,818.
The NCDC also reported that 207, 016 COVID-19 patients have recovered and have been discharged in the country.
With no additional COVID-19 related death reported, the death toll from the virus remains 2,974, NCDC said.
It added that a multi-sectoral National Emergency Operations Centre, activated at Level 2, had continued to coordinate the national response activities.
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