The COVID-19 toll of Ekiti State has increased by 9 as the state recorded 9 new positive cases.
According to the daily update released via the Twitter handle state’s COVID-19 response team @Ekiti_COVID19
The update showed that as at the morning of Sunday 2nd of August, the state have 74 active cases of the virus in the state.
Furthermore, the state recorded 9 new cases of which were the samples sent to the molecular laboratory of the state.
The State has however discharged 10 new patients having successfully recovered from the virus.
The tweet reads;
Nine (9) of the samples sent to the State molecular laboratory has returned positive results of the #COVID19 virus infection.
Ten (10) previous cases have also been discharged.
— EKITI COVID19 UPDATES (@Ekiti_COVID19) August 2, 2020
Furthermore, the state has recorded a total number of 141 positive cases with 65 patients discharged with 4 deaths. Leaving the state currently with 74 active cases.
See Ekiti State COVID-19 website for more information.