File photographs of a well being employee taking a boy’s pattern for COVID-19 take a look at on the isolation centre in Jigawa State.
24 extra Almajirai that have been repatriated from Kano State and two well being employees one every from Rasheed Shakoni Specialist hospital and the Federal Medical Heart Birninkudu, have examined constructive for COVID-19 in Jigawa State.
This brings the whole variety of Almjirai which have examined constructive within the state to 40.
The State Commissioner for Well being, Dr Abba Zakari, disclosed this to Channels Tv on Friday.
In keeping with him, 76 of 100 Almajirai whose samples have been collected, examined unfavourable.
All 76 who examined unfavourable can be despatched house, whereas others that examined constructive can be saved in isolation till they take a look at in any other case.
Jigawa has been protecting over a thousand Almajirai that have been repatriated from different states within the nation on the NYSC camp in Kiyawa Native Authorities in an effort to forestall the doable unfold of COVID-19 within the state.