A nursing mother has been declared wanted by the Edo State Government as a possible carrier of Coronavirus.
This was announced on social media by Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State who said the nursing mother was wanted for isolation and treatment.
The woman in question was said to have absconded when it was revealed that she tested positive to Coronavirus. Her baby was also said to be showing symptoms of the disease at the 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.
Governor Obaseki tweeted.
Edo State currently has 37 confirmed Coronavirus cases.