About an hour ago, the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki announced on his official twitter page that a patient who tested positive to the Coronavirus in Edo State, Nigeria has been declared wanted after she has been unreachable since her results were released.

According to the tweet, the patient is Mrs Amaka Okoro, a nursing mother whose child is possibly already infected as the has started coughing. She resides at number 2 Atoe Idubor Street, off 2nd Ugbor, Benin City.

The state declares that she is a public health risk and that anyone with useful information on her whereabouts is advised to contact the relevant health and security agencies.