According to the latest epidemiological data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, at least 27 people have died as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in just five days (NCDC).

According to the report, the death toll increased from 3,031 to 3,058 between January 1 and 5, 2022, bringing the total death toll to 27.

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A total of 3,063 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the year.

The country had 245,404 confirmed cases, 217,247 discharges, and sadly, 3,058 deaths as of January 5, 2021.

While urging Nigerians to get vaccinated against COVID-19, the Federal Government continues to urge citizens to follow all non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs), such as regular handwashing with soap under running water, the use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers, proper face mask use, social distancing, and avoiding large gatherings.

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The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available as first and second doses across the country, according to the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA).

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