The Government of the State of Osun on Wednesday, 8 July, 2020 confirmed the discovery of 11 new cases.
Similarly, it announced the discharge of four patients from its Treatment and Isolation Centre same day.
The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, made the disclosure in a statement Wednesday evening in Osogbo.
He disclosed that all the 11 new cases were contacts of those who had previously contracted the virus in the State.
Dr. Isamotu appealed to citizens and residents of the State to always observe all the precautionary measures laid down by the State to contain the spread of the virus.
He also revealed that with the latest development, the number of confirmed cases in the State has risen to 210 with 115 active cases, adding that the State has successfully treated and discharged 88 patients while seven deaths have so far been recorded.