By Eseoghene Emuke
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State and wife have proceeded on 14 days isolation after one of his daughters tested positive for COVID-19.
The governor disclosed this on Friday morning on his verified Facebook page.
The state had recorded fresh 106 cases of the virus on Thursday.
He wrote: “Earlier today, Edith and I received the news that one of our daughters has tested positive for #COVID-19. Hence, in line with the laid out procedure, we are both going into isolation for the next 14 days.”
As at the time of filing this report, there 609 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Delta State.
Out of this figure, 429 are active, 159 patients have been discharged while 21 deaths have been recorded.