“Is Abia no longer in the Bible” Twitter users question Governor Ikpeazu as Abia records two Coronavirus cases
Twitter users have reached out to the Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu after the state recorded its first two COVID-19 cases, despite the governor stating that the deadly virus cannot be recorded in Abia.
Abia State has recorded two new cases, NCDC announced on Twitter. These are the first cases recorded in the South-Eastern state since the outbreak began.
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control confirmed the cases on Monday, April 20, tweeting:
Thirty-eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
23 in Kano
5 in Gombe
3 in Kaduna
2 in Borno
2 in Abia
1 in FCT
1 in Sokoto
1 in Ekiti
As at 11:10 pm 20th April there are 665 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.