Enugu State Ministry of Well being says 72 well being care staff within the state have examined optimistic for coronavirus (COVID-19).
Commissioner for well being, Dr Ikechukwu Obi, in an announcement on Friday, stated the 72 well being staff have been amongst a complete of 202 which have examined optimistic in Enugu.
Obi additionally confirmed 28 new COVID-19 instances within the state which the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) introduced on Thursday night time.
The commissioner stated the whole laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 instances in Enugu are 202 with 154 instances on therapy and 43 instances discharged.
He stated the state has 5 confirmed deaths associated to COVID-19.
Obi suggested residents to take the illness significantly and comply with protocols given by the NCDC.