Four new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Ekiti State.
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi announced this in a statement on Saturday evening in Ado Ekiti.
He said that the new cases contracted the virus from the fourth case in the state, a 45-year-old medical doctor.
Fayemi said, “Ekiti State Government has received notice from NCDC of four (4) new COVID-19 positive cases, in the State.
“The new cases are primary contacts of the 4th recorded case, a male doctor, aged 45 years old, who carried out a surgery on the recently deceased third positive case, during childbirth.
“The newly confirmed cases are currently stable and asymptomatic and they have been transferred to the State’s Isolation Center, Ado-Ekiti while our contact tracing team have commenced the process of contact identification and tracing of their immediate contacts for isolation.”