The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi on Friday, announced that there are two new cases of Coronavirus.
Umahi while addressing journalists at the new government lodge, Abakaliki, confirmed that two more cases of COVID-19 have been recorded.
“Two more cases of Covid-19 pandemic have been recorded in Ebonyi State, bringing the total number of Covid-19 cases in the State to seven.
“The new case is a man and the wife. The man is 26 years old and the wife is 19 years old, both are from Ezza Inyimegu in Ekwunegu Community in Izzi LGA.
“They reside at Oji River in Enugu State. The man sales phone accessories. They were brought to PA Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki on Tuesday the 5th of May, 2020 of which samples were collected and tested.
“The results came out today Friday 8th, and they were positive. They have been moved to the treatment center,” he stated.