By Temi Joshua
Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC) has on Saturday night, January 9th, 2021 announced 1585 new cases of coronavirus in the country.
According to Health Agency’s breakdown data, Lagos recorded 573 new infections, while FCT recorded 182 new infections.
Other states includes Plateau-162, Gombe-81, Oyo-75, Rivers-68, Sokoto-58, Ondo-55, Ogun-42, Nasarawa-40, Akwa Ibom-36, Edo-31, Kaduna-27, Anambra-22, Delta-19, Kano-17, Osun-17, Ebonyi-16, Katsina-14, Niger-14, Bayelsa-9, EKiti-8, Borno-7, Jigawa-5, Abia-4, and Bauchi-3.
Till date, Nigeria now has total of 99, 603 confirmed cases of coronavirus, 79, 417 patients discharged so far. And 1350 people have died due to coronavirus complications.