By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Government has confirmed an additional two new COVID-19 cases in the State.
The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Rafiu Isamotu, who made this known in a statement on Sunday disclosed that the two new cases bring the number of confirmed cases in the State to 44 while the number of active cases in the State now stands at four.
Besides, the commissioner announced the recovery and discharge of two more patients from the isolation and treatment centre saying that the patients were discharged after testing negative for the virus twice as required by treatment protocol.
According to Isamotu, “Today, two COVID-19 patients were discharged from our isolation and treatment centre to join their families after they tested negative for the virus.
“Sadly, we also recorded two new cases bringing the number of active cases in the State to four. Thankfully, they are all stable and responding to treatment.
“In total, 34 patients have been successfully treated and discharged from our isolation centres across the State out of the 44 confirmed cases in the State.”
He then appealed to residents to continue to abide by the measures put in place by the State Government in ensuring that the Coronavirus is contained.