Oyo State has recorded two new death from coronavirus.
This was announced by the state Governor, Seyi Makinde, in a series of tweets via his official account on Twitter on Monday.
According to Makinde, the deaths is of the two suspected coronavirus cases who passed away at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, and have been buried; following a test that returned positive.
“The COVID-19 confirmation tests for 11 suspected cases came back positive. Eight of these cases are from the same organisation in Ibadan South West Local Government Area referred to in the update of May 16, 2020. One case is from Oluyole Local Government Area.
“Furthermore, the test results of two suspected cases from the University College Hospital, Ibadan, who passed away and have been buried also came back positive. So, the total number of confirmed cases in Oyo State is 118 and the total number of COVID-19 related deaths is four,” the governor wrote.
“Eighteen confirmed COVID-19 patients have received their second negative test results and have been discharged. This brings the number of discharged cases in Oyo State to 46,” he added.