By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Government on Tuesday night confirmed the discovery of 21 new cases of Covid-19.
The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, who made this known in a statement in Osogbo revealed that all the new cases were contacts of those who had previously contracted the virus in the State.
He further revealed that with the latest development, the number of confirmed cases in the State has risen to 199 with 108 active cases, adding that the State has successfully treated and discharged 84 patients while seven deaths have so far been recorded.
Isamotu appealed to citizens and residents of the State to always observe all the precautionary measures laid down by the State against the spread of the virus.