Oyo State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Bashir Bello says the state government is taking steps to ascertain the cause of the death of about Eleven people in Lagelu local government.
Radio Nigeria gathered that about eleven people had lost their lives while five persons were currently on admission for an ailment suspected to be cholera outbreak.
Dr. Bello said the sickness had not been established as results of samples taken from the victims were still being awaited.
He said all the persons hospitalized were responding to treatment, assuring the residents that the state was on top of the situation.
Some of the affected areas in the councils are Lagun and Ariku village.