With the COVID-19 second wave raging in Nigeria, the country has recorded its highest daily infection figure of 1664 new cases in the various States on January 6, 2021.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) which released the figure said Lagos recorded 642, the highest for the day while the FCT recorded 407 fresh cases.
Other states with cases include Plateau-160, Kaduna-83, Rivers-62, Adamawa-47, Nasarawa-38, Abia-29, Edo-28, Anambra-27, Niger-24, Ogun-24, Imo-15, Oyo-14, Kano-12, Osun-12, Borno-9, Delta-7, Enugu-7, Bauchi-5, Ekiti-5, Sokoto-5 and Jigawa-2.
The country currently has 94,369 confirmed cases of the viral disease. 77, 299 patients have been discharged while 1324 deaths have been recorded so far