Recall that on Friday evening, the State recorded its first case of the virus as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 20 new cases.
The Governor said that the index case was an Indian returnee military officer.
According to Akeredolu, the military officer had been in isolation since returning from India.
He added that the index case will soon be moved to the isolation centre in Lagos State to commence treatment.
Ondo State #COVIDー19 Index Case Update:
The index case is a military officer who was a returnee from India. He has been in isolation since he returned and has been monitored by the medical team of the Military and our state team throughout this period.
— Arakunrin Akeredolu (@RotimiAkeredolu) April 3, 2020