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JUST IN: 72 Health Workers Test Positive For COVID-19 In Enugu State

72 Health Workers in Enugu state have tested positive to COVID-19, Says State Ministry of Health 

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JUST IN: 72 Health Workers Test Positive For COVID-19 In Enugu State

72 Health Workers in Enugu state have tested positive to COVID-19, Says State Ministry of Health 

 

The state Commissioner, Dr Ikechukwu Obi, disclosed this in a statement released today June 26. He said the 72 infected health workers were among a total of 202 that have tested positive in Enugu.

 

Obi also confirmed 28 new cases of COVID-19 in the state as announced on Thursday night by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). According to him, the total laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Enugu are 202 with 154 cases on treatment while 43 cases discharged.

 

The Commissioner also disclosed that the number of confirmed COVID-19 related deaths, in the state stands at 5.

 

He warned the residents to live according to the NCDC protocol as COVID19 is real.

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