A man, his wife, and three-year-old child has all tested positive for coronavirus in Ebonyi state.
Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi, said this on Wenseday during a state wide broadcast.
He said, the three-year-old child is among the eight people who tested positive for COVID-19 in the state.
Umahi also asaid, the parents where the sixth and seventh cases reported in the state.
He said, “As at today, we have a total of eight cases, three of the cases are very sympathetic because it involves a man and the wife.
The man and his wife have two little children, one is a year plus, the other who tested positive for corona virus is three-years-old.
The other child who is a year old is still being breastfed and the doctors has begged the parents of the child to please isolate her so she would not be infected.
The goverment has agreed to cater for the child. We urge her parents to provide a child care giver or we provide one to take care of her.
“They have however, held on to the child and we view through Close Circuit Television how they pull her clothes and breast-feed her.
“I want doctors to make inquiries on what to do on the matter and we will do it even by force.”