By Oluwakemi Ishola
Oyo State has recorded 16 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 334. The spike takes the state to 7th position on the national COVID-19 log.
The new active cases were revealed in the routine update released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) late Friday. The Pacesetter News found that majority of the new cases are from iSON Xperiences.
The Pacesetter News understands that No. of Cases on admission in Oyo COVID-19 facilities are 215; Number of Discharged patients are 112 and Number of Deaths recorded stands at 7.
According to NCDC, 11844 cases have been confirmed, 3696 cases have been discharged and 333 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory having carried out 73,064 tests.
The 328 new cases are reported from 14 states- Lagos(121), FCT(70),Bauchi(25), Rivers(18), Oyo(16), Kaduna(15), Gombe(14), Edo(13),Ogun(13), Jigawa(8), Enugu(6), Kano(5), Osun(2), Ondo(2)