No fewer than Thirty-five medical doctors in Kwara state have so far tested positive for coronavirus in since the virus manifested in the state.
The state chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr Kolade Solagberu made the disclosure while speaking with Journalists in Ilorin.
According to him, the association had not recorded any casualty among its members.
Dr. Solagberu cautioned residents of the state that COVID-19 is real, and they should disregard rumours that the pandemic was only a money-making avenue for the government.
He advised the residents to shun the idea of paying unnecessary visits or consultations to hospitals.
The NMA chairman commended the Federal and State governments for continuous closure of schools, adding that safety should be paramount until the coast is clear.