The number of positive cases in Oyo now stands at 9, and 209 across Nigeria.
The update was contained in a statement by the Acting Chairman of the Task Force, Prof Temitope Alonge.
The statement explained that the latest case is a close contact of the second confirmed case who subsequently developed symptoms.
He said the patient has been moved to one of the isolation centres in the state, while activities at the Emergency Operations Centre, (EOC) are being reviewed to meet the evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“With the index case in the state already discharged, the other seven cases remain stable,” Alonge said.
He added that the diagnostic centre located…