There is general panic in Osun State as six people who tested positives escaped from the Isolation centre where they are receiving the treatment. The effort to trace the patients were not successful at the time of filing this report.
According to Osun State Government, the six COVID-19 patients were part of the people tested positive when the returned from Ivory Coast last week and were quarantined by the state government
The Osun State government has launched a manhunt for six persons with confirmed infection of COVID-19 who escaped from an isolation centre in Ejigbo on Friday night. The names and the phone numbers will be given to the public and the Government will declare them wanted.
Osun State is now third in the list of highest COVID-19 confirmed cases in Nigeria with a total of 20 cases.