Imo state government sealed the hotel two weeks ago and barred staff and guests from going out of the hotel.
But the commissioner for information and strategy, Declan Emelumba, said the government effected the release of the affected persons after 14 days of isolation because none of them manifested signs or symptoms of the virus
He further explained that the peculiar case of the said Osuagwu did not expose any Imo person to the danger of COVID 19
According to Emelumba, Osuagwu had a long battle with complex heart condition and lung failure after he was shot in the chest sometime around 2012.
It added that by the time he visited owerri he did not have Coronavirus and that his two relatives in his village he stayed with during his visit have all tested negative to the virus.
The information commissioner advised Imo people to dis-countenance the misinformation by detractors and remain rest assured that the Osuagwu saga never exposed any person in Imo state to the danger of Coronavirus.