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Coronavirus Patient in Ekiti Discharged

The only patient with positive case of Corona Virus in Ekiti state has been discharged.

The patient who has been receiving treatment since 18th of March, at the Ekiti State Infection Disease Control Centre in Oba Adejuyigbe General Hospital Ado-Ekiti was confirmed Negative having been treated for the coronavirus.

The patient who was full of joy said that the state government had been up to the task throughout the period he was quarantined at the center.

The commissioner for Health and Human Services in Ekiti state Dr.Mojisola Yaya-Kolade disclosed that the index case was given best of treatment and was confirmed free of the virus with all tests carried out.

Dr. Yaya – Kolade explained that  the state government was  monitoring the 41 contacts that had been put in self isolation and all necessary tests had been concluded to contain the spread of the virus in the state.

The commissioner appealed to all Ekiti residents to adhere to hygienic life style and obey the stay at home order of the state government aimed at containing the spread of the disease.

Oriole Afolabi

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