Imo’s third Coronavirus case is ‘a Kano returnee’
Imo State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Damaris Osunkwo has disclosed that the state’s third case of Coronavirus is a Kano returnee.
The health commissioner who disclosed that all the necessary contacts tracing has been done and samples already taken from people considered highly exposed, added that all the three cases in the state are doing well at the isolation and treatment centre where they are being quarantined.
“The third and newly confirmed case is a 43-year-old returnee from Kano State who arrived his home town in Ehime Obowo recently.
“Contacts from him have been listed and are being followed up.
“Also, samples have been taken from people considered highly exposed to him and already sent to the laboratory.”
Residents of the state have also been urged to ensure they observe all health guidelines instituted to curb the spread of the virus.