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Breaking News: Delta Confirms 8 New Cases Of COVID-19

Cases of Coronavirus disease, COVID-19 in Delta State have skyrocketed to 17 with  the confirmation of additional 8 new cases today, May 1, 2020.

The cases which were confirmed this morning, is contained in an infographics published by the State Government on its official Facebook Handle.

Delta COVID-19 Cases


Just yesterday, the state confirmed its 8th and 9th cases of the virus infection. The confirmation of these cases, is coming barely 24 hours after a partial lifting of a 29-day lockdown of the state.

The rise in confirmed cases may be connected to the establishment of a mobile COVID-19 testing laboratory in the State at the Asaba Specialist Hospital. However, Asaba Metro is yet to very this claim.

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Meanwhile, the Christian Association Nigeria (CAN) Delta State chapter, yesterday, got the approval of the State Government to resume Service on Sunday, May 3. A development which some analysts have termed as a wrong approach to defeating the  spread of COVID-19 in Delta.

Recall that Delta State recorded its index case of COVID-19 on April 7 and recorded its first death from the virus on April 9.

The state has only discharged two COVID-19 patients who were successfully treated at FMC Asaba and had also recorded two deaths.

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