Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Tuesday affirmed sixty-seven (67) new instances of Coronavirus otherwise called COVID-19 in the state.
Makinde who made this declaration by means of a post on his checked Facebook page Tuesday morning, additionally demonstrated that nine patients of coronavirus have tried negative.
He included that the all out number of released patients of coronavirus in the state has ascended to 200 and ninety (290).
The Governor who copies as Chairman of the COVID-19 team in the state likewise kept up that the state has started the preparation of more than 300 partners.
ders. He said, “Nine confirmed COVID-19 cases received their second NEGATIVE test results and have been discharged. This brings the number of discharged cases in Oyo State to 290.
“Also, the COVID-19 confirmation tests for seventy-six suspected cases came back POSITIVE.
“The cases are from Lagelu (14), Saki West (12), Oyo East (9), Ido (7), Oluyole (6), Ibadan South West (6), Ibadan North (5), Ibadan South East (4), Egbeda (4), Ibadan North East (3), Ibadan North West (2), Akinyele (2), Ona Ara (1) and Afijio (1) Local Government Areas. So, the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State today is 988.
“We commenced the Training of Trainers (ToT) of over 300 stakeholders in the public education sector to ensure safe learning environments as we prepare for the phased reopening of schools.
The training of stakeholders in the private education sector will hold today.
“We also commenced the #OwnYourAction campaign. This campaign is designed to communicate the need to break COVID-19 transmission at the grassroots level by holding every individual accountable for his/her health and that of those in their community”.