Oyo State has recorded its first COVID-19 patient delivery, on Saturday, July 4, 2020.
The Governor, Seyi Makinde disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle confirming that the mother and baby are doing well and in good condition.
The baby was delivered at the state’s Infectious Disease Centre in Olodo.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Oyo state has now recorded a total of 1,451 cases of COVID-19, as of Friday evening, July 3, 2020.
“Sadly, we had two COVID-19 related deaths. So, the total number of deaths in Oyo State is fourteen,” Makinde said.
“Please call the Emergency Operations Centre on 08095394000 | 08095863000 | 08078288999 | 08078288800, if you have any COVID-19 symptoms: cough, fever, tiredness, body ache, loss of smell/taste and shortness of breath,” the Governor added.