576 new cases of the COVID-19 were confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Saturday 02, January 2021.
Cases in Lagos accounted for over 48% of the new cases with 277 out of 576 cases.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC made this known through their daily COVID-19 update.
347 discharges were made, ‘Our discharges today include 287 community recoveries in Lagos State and 60 community recoveries in Plateau State managed in line with guidelines‘, NCDC said.
The breakdown of cases as posted by NCDC was;
576 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;— NCDC (@NCDCgov) January 2, 2021
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