Kwara on Thursday recorded 5 new COVID-19 circumstances.
It added that 38 outcomes trickled in from the 158 samples just lately taken for take a look at.
Outcomes for 83 different samples are nonetheless being awaited.
State authorities Covid-19 Technical Committee spokesperson Rafiu Ajakaye mentioned: “With this, the state now has a complete of 21 confirmed circumstances, out of which 13 are lively and the remaining eight have recovered and have since been discharged.
“We’re unhappy to notice that these 5 new circumstances got here from the 28 travellers from Sokoto/Kebbi axis that had been intercepted by the DSS at Oko Olowo space (Ilorin) and had been immediately quarantined earlier than they may combine with the inhabitants.
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“Going ahead, anybody who crosses the border to Kwara State in defiance of the inter-state lockdown directive can be turned again to wherever they had been coming from, regardless of at what time of the day.”
Ajakaye revealed that the committee had authorised the fumigation of varied locations on Saturday, together with the state secretariat of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), the Gulf Membership, Authorities Home and the Governors’ Workplace.
Different locations to be fumigated embrace the Emir’s Palace in Ilorin; the Diagnostic Centre; Radio Kwara complicated; Kwara Tv complicated; the Herald complicated; College of Ilorin; Kwara State Home of Meeting Advanced; Ilorin Worldwide Airport; State Excessive Courtroom premises; Olusola Saraki Abbatoire; Submit Workplace Advanced; and the motor parks in Akerebiata, Maraba, Oloje, Offa Storage, and Sawmill motor park 1 and a couple of, amongst others.