This was disclosed in a press conference on Monday at the governor’s lodge in Aba by the governor of the state, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu
The governor said that three of the patients that tested positive came back from Lagos State, while others don’t have any travel history.
Governor Ikpeazu added that the patients have been admitted at the state isolation center, and Covid-19 health officers in the state has begun contact tracing.
Meanwhile, 2 index cases were initially recorded in the state where one has been managed and discharged. No death from the Covid-19 pandemic has been recorded so far in the state.