Oyo State has recorded six new coronavirus cases, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the state to 250.
Governor Seyi Makinde disclosed this on Tuesday evening via a post on Twitter.
According to Makinde, out of the six new cases, one is from iSON Xperiences and one each from Ibadan South West, Ibadan South East, Surulere, Ido and Egbeda local government areas.
“Sadly, two of the six positive cases confirmed today had already passed away. So, the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State is 250 and the total number of deaths is six,” he added.
The governor also said 17 COVID-19 patients have received their second negative test results and have been discharged.
This brings the number of discharged cases in the state to 75.
“Please call the Emergency Operations Centre on 08095394000 | 08095863000 | 08078288999 | 08078288800, if you have any COVID-19 symptoms: cough, fever, tiredness, body ache and shortness of breath,” Makinde said.