The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC),has confirmed new covid-19 positive case in ekiti state.the state government has recorded one new case increasing the number of patients in the state to twelve (12).
In a statement on Monday night, the Commissioner for Health, Mojisola Yaya-Kolade,the commissioner for health in a statement on Monday night revealed that the new positive case was a female who travelled into the state from Katsina State.
The statement read: The new positive case is a female, who entered Ekiti State during the lockdown from Katsina State.
Her purpose was to visit the husband, a military officer, who resides in Oye-Ekiti.
When he noticed symptoms of the COVID -19 infection, he alerted the task force, and samples were taken from her for testing. The test result returned positive for COVID-19.
The statement explained that this brings the total number of confirmed cases in Ekiti State to 12(twelve) , of which active are 9 (nine) ,discharged 2 (two), and 1 (one) death.
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