COVID-19: Oyo discharges two patients


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COVID-19: Oyo discharges two patients

By Balogun Damilola


Two confirmed COVID-19 patients in Oyo State Isolation Centre were on Sunday discharged after their second test results proved negative.

Governor Seyi Makinde, who also chaired the state’s COVID-19 Task Force, disclosed this on Sunday.

According to him, this brings the number of discharged cases to nine.

“So, there are currently six active cases in Oyo State,” Makinde added.

The governor, on Saturday night, announced that a medical doctor at the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan, tested positive for COVID-19.

He stated that isolation and contact tracing had begun.

There are 16 COVID-19 cases in Oyo while nine persons infected with the virus have now been discharged, another one has been transferred to Lagos.