Ondo State has recorded its index coronavirus case. This was revealed by the state government on Friday.
This state Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, on Friday evening, said the patient who has been in isolation tested positive for the virus.
“We have just received confirmation of our first positive #COVIDー19 case in Ondo State this evening. The infected person is currently under isolation and will be monitored. We have activated all necessary protocols to locate all contacts and will be working closely with @NCDCgov.
’The infected person is in very stable condition and we ask for calm from all in Ondo State. We are on top of this and ask that our citizens continue to follow all preventive measures to ensure they remain safe,” he tweeted.
Ondo is the last of the South-western state to experience the Coronavirus. Other South-Western states like Lagos, Oyo, Ogun, and Osun had already be infected with the virus.