The unidentified man who is suspected to have tested positive for the Covid-19 as returned to the hospital after he has earlier escaped from the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Ondo.
The man who has shown symptoms of the virus flee just before his result is still being expected, he said.
He further explain,“I can tell you that the patient has returned to the hospital. We are on top of the situation. He is still a suspected case.
“We are waiting for the result of the test conducted for him and two others.”, he continued.
The commissioner of Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro had deflated the incident while the news broke yesterday evening.
The man, who was said to have been on admission at the Accident and Emergency unit escaped from the Hospital Complex in Ondo Town on Saturday.