One of five seafarers who arrived in Ozamiz City via 2GO Travel’s St. Michael The Archangel last April 28 has tested positive of Covid-19. Misamis Occidental Governor Philip Tan confirmed the news Tuesday afternoon, May 5.
The said seafarer initially tested positive via rapid testing upon his arrival so a swab test was taken and sent to Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) in Davao for confirmation. The result came out May 5 confirming he was indeed positive. However, Gov. Tan said the seafarer is doing ok and not exhibiting any symptoms.