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Kwara govt confirms three new cases of coronavirus

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BREAKING: COVID-19: NCDC confirms 14 new cases in Nigeria, toll rises to 288

Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, on Friday, confirmed three new cases of COVID-19.

The Deputy Governor and Chairman Technical Committee on COVID-19, Kayode Alabi, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Ilorin.

This brings the total numbers of confirmed cases in the state to fourteen.

He said: “Out of the 12 active cases, two have been discharged.

“All our cases are stable and in the best spirits.”

He disclosed that one of the three new cases was imported while the remaining two are contacts of our earlier cases.

“Aggressive contact tracing has since begun.

“Following the incident of another imported case we are deploying military personnel to man our borders while police and other security agencies maintain their hold internally.”

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