Saturday , December 5 2020

HEALTH

COVID-19: Edo Govt intensifies contact tracing of 5,161 suspected cases, clears 5,067 others

The Edo State Government has cleared and exited 5,067 suspected Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases across the state’s 18 local government areas (LGAs), who have completed the compulsory 14-day follow up and tested negative. The Commissioner for Health, Dr. Patrick Okundia, who disclosed this to journalists in Benin City, said the cleared …

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COVID-19 ALERT

There’s currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease (COVID-19). You can protect yourself and help prevent spreading the virus to others if you: Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds, with soap and running water or alcohol-based hand rub Cover your nose and mouth with a disposable tissue or flexed elbow when you cough or sneeze Avoid close contact (1 meter or 3 feet) with people who are unwell Stay home and self-isolate from others in the household if you feel unwell