Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi
As Nigeria battles to include COVID-19 pandemic, the Ekiti State Authorities has adopted digital strategy by unveiling an interactive web site.
The State Governor Kayode Fayemi throughout the unveiling on Thursday in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, stated the web site will present fixed data on COVID-19 and provide residents with helpful tips about combating the virus.
He added that the web site may even permit customers to report suspected COVID-19 instances and entry to data on take a look at centres within the state.
“Our COVID-19 Hub has gone live on www.covid19.ekitistate.gov.ng The site provides access to relevant information on the management of COVID-19 in Ekiti State, Nigeria and the globe. We are grateful to WestBlue Consulting for their support,” the governor made the announcement by way of his official Twitter deal with on Thursday.
Fayemi affirmed the confidentiality of customers on the platform and added that it’ll help residents to take a self-assessment take a look at to find out their threat of the an infection.
“We’re stepping up our battle in opposition to this lethal virus through the use of a technologically clever and interactive ecosystem.
“The Ekiti State COVID-19 response hub shall be helpful to our contact tracing group of their efforts to map the itinerary of optimistic instances to curtail incidences of neighborhood unfold.
“Confidentiality is assured as the data is supplied by means of a secured platform with most information safety laws utilized.
“On the hub, donations could be made on to Ekiti State Useful resource Mobilisation accounts by means of a secured cost platform. Materials donations can be pledged on the system,” Fayemi stated.
The governor added that the system will function a device to map out and handle the state’s medical services successfully and attain a susceptible inhabitants to offer efficient interventions and palliatives.
He urged the folks of the state to utilise the hub to maintain themselves abreast of knowledge and helpful tips about combating the virus.