From Sunny Nwankwo, Aba
The Abia State Authorities has declared a suspected COVID-19 affected person, Emmanuel Ononiwu, wished.
Ononiwu was mentioned to have examined constructive and refused to isolatate himself as requested by acceptable medical protocol.
The Commissioner of Info, John Okiyi-Kalu, in an announcement yesterday mentioned Ononiwu, residing at Aba, escaped from a brief holding facility in Aba, previous to his motion to an isolation centre, after he was knowledgeable of his standing.
All subsequent appeals made to him by way of his telephone line; 08033484117, fell on deaf ears, as he insisted that he is not going to flip himself in. He had switched off his line together with that of his partner, required to current herself for testing.
Okiyi-Kalu acknowledged that the final tracked location of Ononiwu was round Asa Triangle in Aba South Native Authorities.
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“If seen anyplace, please report back to the closest safety company or name 0700 2242 362, however don’t method him with out full safety to keep away from an infection.
“Enforcement groups everywhere in the state are additionally suggested to be on the look out and take him in as quickly as he’s discovered.
“All those that had contact with him previously 14 days are strongly suggested to name 0700 2242 362 and submit themselves for testing.
“We strongly advise all residents and residents to be vigilant and take needed measures to guard themselves.
“Don’t go away your own home with out carrying your face masks appropriately and make sure you preserve social distance always.
“COVID-19 is actual and if we take duty as people we will win the battle in opposition to the virus in our state and nation.”