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COVID-19: Another 30 Oyo Residents Test Positive, Says Makinde

Fresh 30 cases of COVID-19 have been discovered in Oyo state after samples were taken – the state governor, Seyi Makinde, gives details of the cases and the parts of the state were they were recorded
The governor says the state will embark on community-based testing drive. The governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde, on Sunday, June 7, confirmed that 30 residents of the state have been hit by COVID-19 following a test carried out on their samples.
Makinde made the confirmation through his official Twitter account saying the 30 samples all came back positive. The governor also  mentioned the areas of the state where the cases were discovered.
Seyi Makinde says Oyo has fresh 30 cases of COVID-19. The governor added that the emergency operations centre would commence additional community-based testing at Oyo East, Itesiwaju and Oyo South local government areas of the state on Monday, June 8, 2020.

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Otunba Sayo Akintola is a 1992 graduate of Linguistics from the University of Ibadan, Oyo State. He holds a post-graduate diploma in Financial Management and MBA from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi. He started his 12-year sojourn in journalism at the Nigerian Tribune in 1993 as Business and Economy reporter. He rose through the ranks to become the Group Business Editor of the nation’s oldest surviving private national newspaper, the Nigerian Tribune. He set up World Street Journal magazine in 2018.

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