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13 More Imo State Lawmakers Test Positive For Coronavirus

13 More Imo State Lawmakers Test Positive For Coronavirus

News reports today revealed that 13 more lawmakers of the Imo state House of Assembly have just tested positive to COVID-19.

This information is coming in barely 6 days after a lawmaker, whose identity was withheld had tested positive to the virus in the state.

The Chairman of the State’s COVID-19 taskforce team, Professor Maurice Iwu had disclosed on Tuesday June 16th that a member of the House of Assembly had tested positive to the virus and has been placed on isolation with his wife as all lawmakers were also ordered to go for a test. 

On Monday, the 22nd of June, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed 9 new cases in the state making it a total of 243 cases of COVID-19 in the state.

And it has been revealed today 13 more lawmakers have tested positive to the virus in Imo state. 

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