The Government of Imo State led by Hope Uzodinma has announced that there is no confirmed case of coronavirus pandemic in the state, as all tested returned negative.
The government expressed readiness to fight the COVID-19 hands down.
Speaking on Sunday is the chairman of the state Taskforce Committee on COVID-19, Prof. Maurice Iwu, disclosed that they are ready as palliatives are ready to be shared to the people of the State.
“Any report we get, we follow it up. And the NCDC has been of tremendous assistance to us. Also, we’re having unhindered access to the governor and that has helped us a lot.”
“If we must prioritise what we’re doing, we must prevent it. Eighty percent of our work is preventing the virus. That’s why we’re bringing in the newly inaugurated local government areas interim chairmen. We must commit every arsenal to win this this war. If it means shutting the down any other thing in the state to win this wat, we will do it”, he said