Delta State has recorded its third coronavirus cases on Saturday, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa confirmed this on his verified Facebook handle.
He said: “We have just confirmed the third case of #COVID19 in Delta State.
“The patient, a male, was diagnosed today (yesterday) in Asaba, our state capital and is currently being managed by our healthcare professionals in one of our isolation centres.
“The patient is currently in a good state and responding to treatment, and we have already begun to track all those that have had contact with him.
“The confirmation of this third case further reinforces our call for social distancing and a lockdown.”