The Edo State Government has recorded 25 news cases as four more COVID-19 patients discharged from the isolation centre.
The Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, made this known in a statement, says the commitment of health workers and other frontline personnel was commendable.
“We have discharged four more patients from COVID-19 centres in the state, bringing the total number of those discharged to 39. However, the total number of deaths has risen to 6. Our frontline workers, as always, remain key to our successes. Stay safe. Stay at home.” Governor Obaseki stated.
The governor, however, charged all residents to support the state government’s efforts at stemming the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic by complying with all laid down directives.
The state also recorded 25 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and one death, as the government ramps up efforts to curtail the spread of the virus across all communities in the state.
Commissioner for Health, Dr. Patrick Okundia, said that the state has recorded 144 confirmed cases of COVID-19.