COVID-19: Edo records 38 new cases, 46 recoveries




Edo government on Friday in Benin said state recorded 38 new cases and 46 recoveries from coronavirus as government intensified efforts to contain the second wave of the pandemic.

state Incident Manager, Dr Andrew Obi, said this during a virtual of state Task Force.

Obi urged residents to complement the government’s efforts at containing the pandemic strictly adhering to all safety and health guidelines.



According to , Edo in the last 24 hours, recorded 38 new cases and 46 recoveries with 581 active cases that are being managed at various treatment and isolation centres in the state.



“We appeal to everyone to support the Gov. Godwin Obaseki-led administration in ensuring the health and safety of all citizens complying with guidelines against the spread of the second wave of .




“Wear your facemask when in public, wash your hands regularly under running water, use alcohol-based hand sanitisers and observe social distancing,” he said. (NAN)