There was a mistake in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases recorded for Ekiti State. The correct figure was put at 4.
According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, who had ealier erroneously reported new single case for the state, now said it is not so again, putting the toll cases at 3.
The agency said, “Yesterday, we erroneously reported one new case in Ekiti. This was wrong and was caused by an error in the verification process.
“Therefore, as at April 18 2020, there are 541 confirmed cases, 166 discharged and 19 deaths.
“Ekiti state has 3 confirmed cases, NOT 4”