Benue State is currently experiencing a strange disease outbreak within Oye-Obi in Obi Local Government Area of the state.

 

The outback cutoff with 15 persons out of which four pass on to glory namely: Happiness Ogbu, Onah Ogbedu, Andy Edu and Wisdom Agwo respectively.

 

Even thought alarm has been raised on social media and within the health sector that the illness could possibly be the deadly Coronavirus because all the victims shows the same symptoms which includes; internal heat, swollen stomach, headache, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhoea and weakness of the body.

 

A cross examination was made to confirm if it’s truly Coronavirus by comparing the symptoms of the outback to that of Coronavirus which includes; Shortness of breath, cough, fever, runny nose, sore throat, a general feeling of being unwell and headache.

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From the cross examination, it could be possible that the outbreak is not Coronavirus. Even though at the time of filing this report the Sanate has deployed professional health workers to fine out if the disease is related to Coronavirus or not and also to profer solutions.