Oyo Direct has recorded its first case of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the option of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 23.
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo Direct confirmed this in an announcement on Sunday morning.
The assertion be taught, “The COVID-19 confirmation test for the suspected case at Bodija has come encourage sure. The cease end result became released at 17: 35pm of March 21, 2020.
“A discover-up on the Ekiti COVID-19 case revealed that the deceased became picked up straight away from Lagos Airport to a non-public home in Ona Ara Local Authorities Arena.
“The smartly being authorities obtain contacted the household eager and the neighborhood has been alerted for intensified contact tracing and self-isolation of diagnosed close contacts. The sure bet provided that he stayed in some accommodations in Ibadan has been came upon to be misleading.
“One more returnee from Texas, USA, has also been diagnosed at Oluyole Local Authorities Arena. She has been kept in self-isolation with close monitoring by the Direct Epidemiological Group. All most standard returnees are again entreated to identify themselves to Ministry Officials and self-isolate for 14 days.”