BREAKING: FAYEMI CONFIRMS 4 SEPARATE CASES OF COVID-19 IN EKITI.
Four new cases of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Ekiti State.
This was confirmed by Governor Kayode Fayemi.
This brings the total number of cases in the state to eight.
Fayemi stated that the victims contracted the disease from the state's Fourth index case, a 45 years old medical doctor working with a private clinic in the state.
He said; "Ekiti State Government has received notice from NCDC of four (4) new COVID-19 positive cases, in the State.
“The new cases are primary contacts of the 4th recorded case, a male doctor, aged 45 years old, who carried out a surgery on the recently deceased third positive case, during childbirth.
“The newly confirmed cases are currently stable and asymptomatic and they have been transferred to the State’s Isolation Center, Ado-Ekiti while our contact tracing team have commenced the process of contact identification and tracing of their immediate contacts for isolation."