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One of the medical clinics where the principal persistent who kicked the bucket because of Coronavirus in Oyo State visited, Lafia Hospital, Apata Ibadan, has been closed down for about fourteen days.

Day by day POST reports this is coming scarcely any days after a COVID-19 patient visited the clinic for treatment on hypertension.

Our reporter reviews that the Oyo State government had on Wednesday declared the passing of a 55-year-old realized patient who lied about his wellbeing status and travel history-

Day by day POST assembled that the patient who is said to be one of the top officials in the Nigeria Customs Service, working in Northern Nigeria, has his family in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

Be that as it may, the administration of the emergency clinic in an announcement made accessible to DAILY POST on Sunday, said all individuals from staff who had contact with the patient have been tried for COVID-19, and the medical clinic office stayed shut for cleaning of the structure.

“On Monday the twentieth April 2020, a multi year old known patient with hypertension and DM introduced in our emergency clinic having prior gone to around 3 undisclosed private medical clinics for typhoid and intestinal sickness fever without progress.

“He was inspected by the specialist accessible if the need arises who mentioned for X-beam. On Tuesday 21st April, he brought the report which was checked on by the Consultant who suspected Covid-19.

“It was at the purpose of reaching the NCDC that the little girl of the patient admitted that his dad has been tried for COVID-19.

“He was promptly alluded to UCH. On Tuesday 21st April 2020 the COVID-19 test came positive and patient was accounted for dead on Wednesday 22nd April 2020.

“All individuals from staff who had contact with the patient have been tried for COVID-19.

“Our office was visited by the team of NCDC on Thursday 23rd April. Despite the fact that not incited by NCDC to close, the office is as of now shut off for purification of the structure and our administrations stay suspended for 14 days.

“The security of our staff and our patients is of vital significance to us. Every single other individual from staff will likewise experience COVID-19 test. We will keep you refreshed every once in a while,” it said.

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