Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu
The governor of Ondo State, His Excellency, Rotimi Akeredolu, has taken to his twitter handle to rubbish claims of an NYSC corp member contracting coronavirus in the state.
Recall earlier that news of an NYSC Corp member that was serving in the state who contracted Coronavirus has been making rounds on the internet.
News coming now has now confirmed that the news is fake as the governor of the state Rotimi Akeredolu has now taken to his twitter handle to rubbish those claims, stating that the victim is an ex-corp member.
The governor in his tweet wrote: “Important Clarification on the 3rd #COVID19 case in Ondo.
“Infected person is not an @officialnyscng corps member as stated online. Individual was an ex corps member that served in the Barracks and was retained.
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“As it is typical for all cases, all protocol for contact tracing has been activated with those closest to the new case kept in isolation for observation.