The Oyo State COVID-19 Process Drive has confirmed the loss of life of 1 COVID-19 case within the state noting that the entire variety of loss of life from the illness within the state has risen to 10, The PUNCH studies.
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, who doubles because the chairman, state COVID-19 activity pressure, made the disclosure through his verified Twitter deal with, on Friday evening.
The governor indicated that the check end result for one of many commissioners within the state additionally got here again optimistic.
4 commissioners have examined optimistic for the virus within the state to this point.
Governor Makinde introduced 76 new COVID-19 instances within the state. This brings the entire variety of confirmed instances in Oyo State, on Friday to 1,264.
He stated the variety of discharged instances within the state presently stands at 508 as 169 confirmed COVID-19 instances obtained their second detrimental check outcomes.
He wrote, “169 confirmed COVID-19 instances obtained their second detrimental check outcomes and have been discharged. This brings the variety of discharged instances in Oyo State to 508.
“Additionally, the COVID-19 affirmation assessments for 76 suspected instances got here again optimistic. The instances are from Ibadan South West (35), Oluyole (12), Ibadan North (12), Egbeda (4), Ibadan North West (3), Lagelu (2), Ibadan SE (2), Ibadan North East (2), Akinyele (1), Saki West (1), Ona Ara (1) and Ido (1) native authorities areas.
“So, the entire variety of confirmed instances in Oyo State immediately (Friday) is 1,264.
“Of the 2 inconclusive outcomes for members of the Oyo State Govt Council, one retest got here again optimistic. Sadly, we had one COVID-19 associated loss of life. So, the variety of deaths in Oyo State is 10.
“Please, hold following the rules of the COVID-19 Process Drive to make sure that we decelerate the unfold of coronavirus in our state.
“Wash your palms recurrently with cleaning soap and water, put on face masks in public locations, and preserve correct social distancing.”