The only positive case of coronavirus in Ekiti state has been discharged.
The patient who has been receiving treatment since March 18 at the state infection disease control centre in Oba Adejuyigbe General Hospital Ado-Ekiti.
The ‘joyous’ patient commended the state government.
The Commissioner for Health and Human Services in Ekiti state, Dr Mojisola Yaya-Kolade
said the index case was given the best treatment and was confirmed free of the virus after a series of tests.
Dr Yaya – Kolade said the government was monitoring the 41 contacts that had been put in self-isolation.
The commissioner appealed to Ekiti residents to obey the stay at home order of the state government aimed at curtailing the spread of the disease.