1270 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday 12 January, 2021.
NCDC made this on their social media page during their Daily COVID-19 report in the country.
A breakdown of the cases by States were posted by the NCDC showed that Lagos had lower cases for the day with 435 new cases and the FCT which had the second highest cases was not very far behind with 234 new cases.
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The surprise of the report was Oyo State, the State reported 103 new infections after it recorded no case the previous day.
As at the time of this report, 102,601 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed, 81,574 cases have been discharged and 1,373 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
See Tuesday’s infections below