The Oyo state Governor, Seyi Makinde, has confirmed a new case of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.
According to Makinde, the COVID-19 confirmation test for one suspected case came back positive on Friday.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State to 18.
According to the Governor, “A total of 453 tests have been conducted at the COVID-19 drive-through/walk-through testing centre at Adamasingba Stadium. Testing is still ongoing at the centre.
“Please, keep following the directives of the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force. Wash your hands with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, regularly.
“Also, continue to maintain social distancing. Gatherings in Oyo State are limited to a maximum of ten persons,” he said.