The number of deaths has risen from 16 to 17 in Ogun State. COVID-19, InfoXclusive Media reports.
This was confirmed by the Ogun State Government, on Saturday saying another set of 45 patients were discharged on Friday.
Last night, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said 23 new cases of COVID-19 were detected in Ogun State.
Confirming this in a statement shared by Dapo Abiodun, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor, on New Media, Emmanuel Ojo, the state government disclosed that Ogun now has 756 confirmed cases.
Of the total confirmed cases, InfoXclusive Media learned that 498 have tested negative, meaning the state is left with 241 active cases.
“23 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Ogun State on the 26th of June, 2020, making it 756, the total number of confirmed cases in the state.
“Meanwhile, 45 patients who recovered from the virus have been discharged from the State’s COVID-19 health facilities, as part of the total of 498 discharged cases.
“With 17 total recorded related deaths, the State currently has 241 active cases.”