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Kaduna state confirmed 72 active cases of Covid-19 , Almajiris returnees from Kano constitute 65 of these cases.

Kaduna state governor recently disclosed that the state is treating 72 covid-19 patients. Almajiris returnees from Kano constitute 65 of these cases.

The governor also said that the other patients on admission are individual with travel history outside the state

Kaduna state has discharged eight patients and has recorded one death from complication of the virus. The state has recorded 81 confirmed cases and has 71 active cases in their treatment and isolation centers.

The governor also appear with citizens of the state to report any person that sneaked into the state to avoid community spreads



The governor distorted this update via his Twitter handle saying that

the state is treating 72 Covid-19 patients. Almajirai recently returned from Kano constitute 65 of these cases.
The seven others on admission are persons with travel history outside the state or their contact.

Since the index case was reported on 28 March 2020, Kaduna State has discharged eight patients and has recorded one fatality who died before his positive test result was received. Overall, 81 cases have been recorded in the state but the active cases are now 72.

As part of efforts to prevent community
transmission, the State Standing Commitee on Covid-19 appeals to citizens to report any person who they know has sneaked into the state. Such
persons are violating the state’s Quarantine Orders & the FG’s prohibition of interstate travel.

Beyond illegal conduct, such persons are risking the health and lives of Kaduna State residents by recklessly spreading the virus across state lines.

Residents of Kaduna State are encouraged to be uncompromising in exposing & reporting these potential spreaders of disease. They should not be allowed to spread sickness and make nonsense of the sacrifices the people of Kaduna State are making in complying with Quarantine Orders.



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