A delegation of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 has arrived at Cross River State on a fact-finding mission.
The team led by Omobolanle Olowu arrived the Margaret Ekpo Airport in Calabar and was received by the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Betta Edu who is also the Chairman of the State Task Force on Covid-19.
In an interview, Olowu has described their visit as “Scoping Mission in Cross River”. They are to visit the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, and the Treatment Centre in the State.
The team is expected to also visit the Obong of Calabar and possibly the Governor of the State, Professor Ben Ayade after interaction with members of State Task Force on Covid-19.
Cross River State has not recorded any positive case of Covid-19 since the index case was reported in the country on February 27, 2020.