No Covid-19 Case in State Hospital, Ota – Chief Medical Director
The Chief Medical Director of the State Hospital, Onipanu Ota, Dr Taofeek Somade has debunked rumours that a case of coronavirus has been recorded in the hospital
Dr Somade said the hospital had not recorded such case, a rumour that had caused panic among residents, stressing that he would not hesitate to contact the appropriate authorities should this happen
Meanwhile, the caretaker chairman of Ado Odo Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State Alhaji Wasiu Lawal says everything is being done to ensure compliance with government directive on measures to combat the spread of coronavirus disease
Speaking in Ota, Alhaji Lawal stated that he would organise a meeting to sensitize motorists and stakeholders in the transport sector to ensure strict compliance with the government’s directive on the movement of passengers.
The government had earlier directed that the number of passengers per trip be limited to two and one for tricycle and okada.
The chairman explained that he would support the government in the fight against Covid-19 by ensuring that residents of the area protected themselves and adhere to directives.
He advised residents of the local government to self-isolate should they notice any symptoms to avoid spreading the virus.