No fewer than eight employees of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Idi-Aba, Abeokuta, have examined optimistic for COVID-19.
Mr Segun Orisajo, Head of Public Relations and Data of the hospital, confirmed this in a press release on Friday in Abeokuta.
Orisajo mentioned that the affected employees consisted of medical medical doctors, nurses and an administration personnel.
He mentioned they have been a part of the group which had contact with a two-and-half-year-old optimistic toddler at the moment receiving remedy on the centre’s isolation ward.
Orisajo famous that the optimistic standing of the affected employees was detected in the course of the spherical of contact tracing carried out by the hospital’s An infection Management Workforce.
In line with him, none of them has up to now proven signs of the virus.
“The Medical Director, Prof. Adewale Musa-Olomu, mentioned though not one of the employees is asymptomatic, they’ve been requested to proceed on self-isolation and primary remedy commenced for them.
“He wished and prayed for the fast restoration of the employees whilst he expressed confidence that they may quickly return to their obligation put up.
“He reiterated his earlier assurances concerning the security of the centre for employees and sufferers,” Orisajo mentioned.