13 extra members of the Imo State Home of Meeting have examined optimistic for Coronavirus.

This brings the full variety of lawmakers within the state, who’re COVID-19 optimistic to 14.

Spokesperson for the state’s Process Power on COVID-19, Chinedu Iwuala, disclosed this on Tuesday. 

The brand new instances had been confirmed barely six days after a lawmaker, whose id was not launched, examined optimistic for the virus within the state.

He mentioned samples of all different lawmakers and their aides had been taken to the laboratory for COVID-19 take a look at however the outcomes of 13 extra members of the Meeting got here again optimistic.

On Monday, June 22, Nigeria Centre for Illness Management introduced 9 new instances in Imo, bringing the full instances within the state to 243.