Nigeria has recorded 1444 new cases of coronavirus infection across the country on Sunday , January 18, 2021. There were also 15 fatalities.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) which released the figure revealed that Lagos recorded 901 and Plateau-136, new cases, the highest for the day.
Other states with new cases include Kaduna-57, FCT-54, Ebonyi-53, Akwa Ibom-52, Nasarawa-32, Osun-29, Ogun-28, Imo-16, Oyo-16, Edo-15, Kano-14, Rivers-10, Ekiti-7, Borno-6, Abia-5, Benue-4, Yobe-4, Kebbi-3, and Anambra-2.
The agency also disclosed that there were 717 community recoveries in Lagos State and 2,825 150 in FCT.
Nigeria currently has a total of 110,387 confirmed cases of COVID-19. 89,317 patients have been discharged so far with 1,435 deaths recorded.