Ondo State Records First Case of Coronavirus


Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu has revealed that Ondo state has recorded its first confirmed case of coronavirus.

“We have just received confirmation of our first positive COVID-19 case in Ondo State this evening,” Akeredolu wrote in a Twitter message this evening.

“The infected person is currently under isolation and will be monitored. We have activated all necessary protocol to locate all contacts and will be working closely with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control,” he also said.

According to Akeredolu who failed to reveal the identity of the patient and his travel history, “the infected is in very stable condition and we ask for calm from all in Ondo State.”

“We are on top of this and ask that our citizens continue to follow all preventive measures to ensure they remain safe.”

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