February 8, 2021
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 643 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 140,391.

The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Monday.

Nigeria also recorded six COVID-19 deaths, raising the total fatality in the country to 1,673.

“On the 8th of February 2021, 643 new confirmed cases and 6 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 140391 cases have been confirmed, 114635 cases have been discharged and1673 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 643 new cases are reported from 19 states- Oyo (88), Lagos (86), Rivers (55), Edo (54), Akwa Ibom (53), Adamawa (52), Plateau (45), Kaduna (41), FCT (34), Kwara (27), Benue (20), Kano (19), Delta (18), Nasarawa (16), Niger (15), Bayelsa (11), Borno (5), Bauchi (2), and Sokoto (2), the NCDC said.

See the breakdown of cases by state below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 51,771 5,434 45,993 344
FCT 17,858 6,252 11,478 128
Plateau 8,342 304 7,982 56
Kaduna 7,859 225 7,577 57
Oyo 5,993 1,741 4,161 91
Rivers 5,814 663 5,065 86
Edo 4,060 740 3,173 147
Ogun 3,578 410 3,123 45
Kano 3,333 366 2,873 94
Ondo 2,506 371 2,080 55
Delta 2,414 618 1,744 52
Kwara 2,185 534 1,609 42
Nasarawa 1,992 1,606 373 13
Katsina 1,901 32 1,842 27
Enugu 1,829 297 1,511 21
Osun 1,805 371 1,401 33
Gombe 1,802 219 1,541 42
Ebonyi 1,540 241 1,269 30
Abia 1,338 113 1,212 13
Anambra 1,271 918 334 19
Imo 1,220 202 999 19
Bauchi 1,166 5 1,144 17
Akwa Ibom 1,143 549 580 14
Borno 1,090 203 850 37
Benue 937 368 548 21
Niger 862 431 417 14
Sokoto 761 20 715 26
Adamawa 725 435 262 28
Bayelsa 706 46 636 24
Ekiti 641 138 494 9
Taraba 496 102 379 15
Jigawa 485 72 402 11
Kebbi 276 6 257 13
Yobe 250 29 213 8
Cross River 222 10 200 12
Zamfara 215 12 195 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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