The Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, has declared a nursing mother identified as Mrs. Amaka Okoro, wanted after she tested positive for COVID-19.
The mother of one had gone missing after her results came back positive and her whereabouts remain unknown.
The Governor made this known while briefing the press on the ongoing pandemic where he also amended the curfew in the state.
He expressed that the child of the missing woman was probably infected too and needed to be found given proper treatment on time.
One Mrs. Amaka Okoro, who tested positive for #COVIDー19 , is wanted for treatment. She is a nursing mother, who has a baby that is already coughing. She lives at #2 Atoe Idubor Str, off 2nd Ugbor, Benin City.
She has been unreachable since her results returned positive.
Mrs. Okoro poses a threat to herself, the baby and the general public. Anyone with useful information on her whereabouts should please contact the relevant health and security agencies.
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While briefing the press, @GovernorObaseki declared missing a COVID-19 positive patient named Amaka Okoro who resides at 2, Igunbor Street, Off 2nd Ugbor Road, G.R.A, Benin City, Edo State. cc @asemota @ConnectEDO @BeninHangout pic.twitter.com/yM3BNhsJqG
— Heartbeat360 (@Heartbeat360NG) April 30, 2020