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COVID-19: Ekiti has traced 70 contacts of 3rd index case, says Commissioner

The Ekiti Government on Monday reported that 70 out of the 73 individuals the state's third coronavirus file case had contacts with had been followed. 

The state's Commissioner for Health, Dr Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, told a news gathering in Ado Ekiti that the individuals were recognized through a forceful contact-following did by the State Government. 

"Out of the 73 individuals, we have followed 70 of them and they are at present being checked. 

"We have prompted them to be in self-detachment for 14 days, while the auxiliary contacts are being followed with the guide of our locale observation officials. 

"A portion of the individuals who don't have homes to perform self-seclusion have been given lodging by government." 

The official uncovered that 42 blood tests had been taken to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control and that 39 of them had been managed with no affirmed case. 

The official clarified that the 29-year-old pregnant lady, who tried positive for COVID-19 on April 17, was slowly balancing out and reacting to treatment. 

On April 18, Gov. Kayode Fayemi had while affirming the updates on the third file case in Ekiti, clarified that the lady, a wellbeing official in Lagos State sneaked into Ekiti and went into unconsciousness in the wake of being worked upon at a private center during work. 

Additionally talking at the new gathering, the Governor's Special Adviser on Security, Brig.- Gen. Ebenezer Ogundana, said that the legislature had expanded security at the state's outskirt networks to check deluge of COVID-19 bearers. 

Ogundana said that conventional rulers and young people in the networks had likewise been enrolled to register unapproved developments with the state from neighboring states.

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