Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Tuesday declared that Oyo State now has no fewer than two hundred and forty-four confirmed cases of coronavirus also known as COVID-19.
Makinde made this announcement in a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle Tuesday morning.
He noted that the state recorded four new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.
According to him, out of the four new cases, two are from iSON Xperiences and one case each from Ibadan South West and Egbeda Local Government Areas of the state.
He added that with the four new cases, Oyo State now has two hundred and forty-four confirmed cases of coronavirus.
Makinde said, “The COVID-19 confirmation tests for four suspected cases came back POSITIVE.
“Two are from iSON Xperiences and one case each from Ibadan South West and Egbeda Local Government Areas. So, the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State is 244.
“Please call the Emergency Operations Centre on 08095394000 | 08095863000 | 08078288999 | 08078288800, if you have any COVID-19 symptoms: cough, fever, tiredness, body ache and shortness of breath.”