The Osun Government says it has recorded 24 new instances of COVID-19, bringing the all out number of affirmed cases in the state to 151.
Dr Rafiu Isamotu, the Commissioner for Health, made this known on Thursday in an announcement in Osogbo.
Isamotu said that 11 patients were likewise released from the disengagement community, having tried negative to the infection.
He said that the new affirmed cases were found after contact following of past cases in Ilesa, Ile-Ife and Osogbo territories of the state.
The official spoke to inhabitants of the state to consistently watch all the prudent steps set somewhere around the legislature against the spread of the infection.
He said that with the new cases, the quantity of affirmed cases in the state had ascended to 151 with 87 dynamic cases.
“Absence of exacting adherence to wellbeing conventions and rules by our kin is one of the principle explanations behind the abrupt ascent in our COVID-19 cases.
“Be that as it may, with the ongoing sentence of a violator of the wellbeing convention set up by the state government to 30 days detainment, we have demonstrated our purpose to uphold these security conventions and rules.
“With the new affirmed cases, the quantity of our dynamic cases as at today is 87.
“We have 151 affirmed cases, out of which 59 were dealt with and released and five passings recorded,” Isamotu said in an announcement About Osun State.