Oyo State has recorded six new confirmed cases of COVID-19, the latest figures released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) have revealed.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Gov. Seyi Makinde, in his tweeter handle, on Tuesday night, confirmed that the new cases had brought the number recorded in the state to 250.
“Sadly two of the six positive cases confirmed today had already passed away and the total number of deaths is six,” he tweeted.
Makinde, however, announced that 17 confirmed COVID-19 patients were discharged on Tuesday, after receiving their second negative test results, bringing the number of discharged cases in the state to 75.
According to him, the numbers to call are 08095394000, 08095863000, 08078288999 and 08078288800.