A file picture of Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule.
The outcomes of 46 coronavirus (COVID-19) exams out of the 50 samples collected in Nasarawa State have returned unfavorable.
The state governor, Abdullahi Sule, disclosed this to reporters on Thursday earlier than the State Govt Council assembly held on the Authorities Home in Lafia, the state capital.
“About 50 tests were conducted yesterday in Nasarawa State; we were able to cover this huge number in these days of the COVID-19 tests,” he mentioned.
Governor Sule added, “I’m pleased to inform you we acquired 46 outcomes and all of them are unfavorable.
“There are 4 outcomes which can be being retested and we’re going to invite the press almost certainly after this assembly once we will need to have acquired the outcomes of these 4 however the excellent news is that the 46 are all unfavorable.”
In response to the governor, the outcomes acquired don’t embrace that of the samples of the members of the Nasarawa State of Meeting.
He defined that they had been anticipating the outcomes of the exams of the lawmakers’ samples, and that of the contacts of the primary loss of life within the state.
In the meantime, Governor Sule has introduced the donation of N10 million to the State Activity Power on COVID-19 to assist the combat in opposition to the pandemic within the state.
This comes because the committee continues to obtain donations from varied people inside and outdoors the state.
” I wish to announce my very own private contribution of N10 million naira to the COVID-19 committee,” the governor mentioned.
The state government assembly is the primary in Nasarawa because the outbreak of COVID-19 within the nation.
It was convened to brainstorm on how authorities functionaries within the state can contribute to the combat in opposition to the pandemic.