Nigeria has recorded 1,303 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its verified Twitter handle yesterday, January 26, 2021. Therefore, the total number of infections in Nigeria is 124,299 . There are now 99,276 discharged cases. Furthermore, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory have recorded 1,522 deaths.
Breakdown of the 1,303 new cases reported from 26 states; Lagos-478 FCT-211 Nasarawa-83 Rivers-72 Kwara-42 Edo-36 Ondo-34 Benue-32 Kaduna-32 Katsina-26 Plateau-26 Kano-25 Taraba-25 Osun-22 Delta-21 Oyo-21 Niger-19 Sokoto-18 Ebonyi-17 Ekiti-14 Gombe-13 Ogun-12 Bauchi-11 Zamfara-8 Borno-4 Jigawa-1