The coronavirus index case (COVID-19) in Abia was released from the treatment center in the state.
The state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, announced this while updating the disease on Friday in Umuahia, the state capital.
He also announced plans by the state government to relax the blockade underway in the state in the coming days.
Governor Ikpeazu, however, noted that easing the blockade would be implemented under strict protocol guidelines.
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