Abayomi said that 2,186 tests were conducted on the reported day, bringing to 293,404, the total number of COVID-19 tests conducted in the state since inception of the pandemic.
According to him, 3,387 COVID-19 patients have been successfully treated and discharged from the state’s care centres.
“Total number of COVID-19 recovery in communities is 34,092, while the number cases currently under isolation stood at 233, and active cases under home-based care are 9,856,’’ he said.
The commissioner said that the bed occupancy in the state’s public and private COVID-19 care centres declined to 66 per cent from 75 per cent from Jan. 25 to Jan. 28.
He added that COVID-19 testing capacity continued to increase with daily testing ranging between 2,500 to 3,000.
Abayomi said that the volume of samples tested by private labs stood at 51 per cent. (NAN)