The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has confirmed seven new cases of Coronavirus in the State.
As of Sunday night, the latest figure has increased the total number recorded in the state to 240.
Makinde disclosed that six of the new cases have been identified as staff of iSON Xperiences.
The tweet read: “OYO STATE COVID-19 TASK FORCE UPDATE (MAY 24, 2020);
“The COVID-19 confirmation tests for seven suspected cases came back POSITIVE. Six are from iSON Xperiences and one case is also from Ibadan SW Local Govt Area.
“So, the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State is 240.
“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.”
Recall that twenty-seven staff of iSON Xperiences had some days ago tested positive for Coronavirus.