The NCDC made this known on Sunday night via its official Twitter handle, where it disclosed that the new cases were recorded in 21 states including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Other states with new cases includes 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, Anambra-2.
Out of a total of 110,387 cases now confirmed across the 36 states and the FCT, 1,435 deaths and 89,317 recoveries have been recorded.
See the breakdown of cases by state below:
Our discharges today include 717 community recoveries in Lagos State and a backlog of 2,825 community recoveries in FCT managed in line with guidelines.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) January 17, 2021