No fewer than fifteen Covid-19 patients who have tested positive on Friday attempted to escape from Isolation centre at Sobi specialist hospital in Ilorin.
Newsmen gathered that the patients jumped over the fence of the hospital to escape from the isolation centre.
It however took some hours for the security officers who launched their network around the area before they could be rearrested and returned to the isolation center.
According to a credible source, “it’s true that about fifteen of them attempted to escape from the isolation center this morning, but as I’m talking with you the security officers have been able to get all of them back to the isolation center”
The Chief Press Secretary to the governor and Spokesman of Covid-19 Technical Committee in the state, Rafiu Ajakaye confirmed the incident in a press statement issued last night.