THE Enugu State Ministry of Health on Friday confirmed that 72 well being care employees within the state had examined constructive for COVID-19.
Eight members of employees of the Federal Medical Centre(FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State, had been equally contaminated ,in response to the authorities of the establishment.
Enugu State Health Commissioner, Ikechukwu Obi, stated in Enugu that the 72 well being employees had been amongst a complete of 202 which have examined constructive within the state.
Obi stated the state has to this point recorded 202 circumstances of which 154 are being handled whereas 43 circumstances have been discharged.
Number of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 associated deaths is 5.
Eight FMC employees, together with docs, take a look at constructive in Ogun
Eight members of employees of the Federal Medical Centre(FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State, additionally examined constructive for coronavirus.
The Head, Public Relations and Information of the FMC, Mr Segun Orisajo, stated the affected employees embrace docs, nurses and an administration employees.
The eight had been stated to be amongst a crew that not too long ago had contact with a two and a half -year- previous coronavirus constructive affected person, receiving remedy on the centre’s Isolation ward.
The COVID -19 constructive standing of the affected employees was detected throughout the spherical of contact tracing carried out by the hospital Infection Control Team.
None of them confirmed the signs of coronavirus.
They have been requested to proceed on self-isolation and primary remedy commenced for them.