The Osun State government has released 10 of the 127 Ivory Coast Returnees in the State after testing negative for Coronavirus.
The state governor, Gboyega Oyetola made this known in a press briefing at the state capital, Osogbo on Saturday.
Mr Oyetola said the 10 patients were released after they tested negative twice.
Before now, the state released 110 of the 127 Ivory Coast returnees who tested negative for the Coronavirus while the remaining 17 whose results came back positive were receiving treatment and care at our facility in Ejigbo.
POLITICS NIGERIA understands that 10 of the 17 have now been tested negative leaving seven returnees left.
With the latest recovery, 11 persons have now tested negative in the state.
The state government earlier today launched an investigation to look into the claim by residents that they got ‘adulterated’ rice as relief food.