5 nurses and two mortuary attendants have examined optimistic for COVID-19 in Sapele, Sapele Native Authorities Space, Sapele council boss, Eugene Inoaghan, has mentioned, The Nation studies.
In keeping with Inoaghan the 5 nurses are employees at a non-public clinic in Ugbeyiyi space in Sapele sealed two weeks earlier by the Delta State Ministry of Well being monitoring workforce.
The Nation learnt the clinic was sealed following the demise of a preferred pastor who died of COVID-19 whereas being secretly handled on the clinic.
It was learnt the 2 morgue attendants are connected to Sapele Central Hospital.
Inoaghan who spoke to reporters on the weekend mentioned the seven sufferers are presently present process remedy at Delta State Educating Hospital Oghara.
He mentioned, “The 5 nurses and two morgue attendants, as I communicate to you, have been admitted on the remedy centre however now we have began contact tracing already and we are going to do every little thing to cease the unfold of the virus.
I need to enchantment to Sapele residents that the sickness is actual. We should always keep in mind to watch all protocols as prescribed by the well being authorities.”