Former INEC Chairman, Professor Maurice Iwu, briefs ministers in regards to the discovery of a doable remedy for coronavirus.
The Imo state Authorities has debunked rumours making rounds within the state that there’s a optimistic case of the coronavirus illness on the Federal Medical Centre in Owerri.
Addressing journalists in Owerri, the state capital, Chairman of the State COVID-19 Committee, Professor Maurice Iwu stated the hearsay is fake and unfaithful.
Professor Iwu warned the individuals in opposition to spreading rumours that may trigger panic and concern within the state.
In accordance with him, the state authorities is doing all inside its powers to stop the outbreak of the illness within the state.
Whereas noting that the state is but to file any case, Iwu stated the committee is scaling up its actions.
A part of these embrace taking samples of individuals for check in Ebonyi state the place they’ve the closest COVID-19 Take a look at Laboratory.