Nigeria records 106 new COVID-19 infections, total now 162,997

April 1, 2021
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 106 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 162,997.

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

“On the 1st of April 2021, 106 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in Nigeria..

“Till date, 162,997 cases have been confirmed, 151,708 cases have been discharged and 2,058 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 106 new cases are reported from 12 states- Lagos (33), FCT (20), Cross River (11), Rivers (11), Kaduna (7), Edo (6), Ondo (6), Nasarawa (3), Ogun (3), Kano (2), Bauchi (2) and Osun (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 57,713 284 56,990 439
FCT 19,657 1,451 18,042 164
Plateau 9,027 39 8,931 57
Kaduna 8,950 57 8,828 65
Rivers 6,924 27 6,797 100
Oyo 6,838 475 6,240 123
Edo 4,884 10 4,689 185
Ogun 4,620 72 4,499 49
Kano 3,911 28 3,773 110
Ondo 3,197 1,054 2,080 63
Kwara 3,083 214 2,814 55
Delta 2,606 791 1,744 71
Osun 2,534 25 2,457 52
Nasarawa 2,350 1,964 373 13
Enugu 2,237 285 1,923 29
Katsina 2,095 31 2,030 34
Gombe 2,030 3 1,983 44
Ebonyi 2,007 24 1,951 32
Anambra 1,909 64 1,826 19
Akwa Ibom 1,770 233 1,523 14
Abia 1,665 1 1,643 21
Imo 1,650 21 1,592 37
Bauchi 1,531 13 1,501 17
Borno 1,336 98 1,200 38
Benue 1,188 575 591 22
Adamawa 1,051 745 274 32
Niger 930 496 417 17
Taraba 910 24 864 22
Ekiti 866 19 836 11
Bayelsa 854 9 819 26
Sokoto 774 1 745 28
Jigawa 523 22 485 16
Kebbi 450 42 392 16
Cross River 377 11 348 18
Yobe 313 20 284 9
Zamfara 232 3 221 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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