The Government of the State of Osun on Monday confirmed the discharge of 21 patients from its Treatment and Isolation Centres.
This is just as it confirmed the discovery of 13 new cases in the State.
The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, disclosed these in a statement Monday evening in Osogbo.
He disclosed that all the 13 new cases were mostly contacts of previous cases in the State.
He 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.
The Health Commissioner also revealed that with the latest development, the number of confirmed cases in the State has risen to 178 with 87 active cases.
“With the latest development, the number of active cases as at today, Monday, July 6, is 87. We have 178 confirmed cases, out of which the State has successfully treated and discharged 84 patients while seven deaths have been recorded,” Dr. Isamotu added.