(FILE) Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed.
Bauchi State Governor Bala Mohammed has imposed a complete lockdown on three native authorities areas.
The native councils the place the lockdown has been imposed are Katagum, Giade and Zaki.
This imposition the governor deemed pertinent as Bauchi state COVID-19 circumstances worsen.
Of the 44 circumstances reported this morning, 27 are from Azare in Katagum native authorities space.
The Governor says all of the circumstances are because of group transmission.
The 10 days lockdown takes impact from 6pm on Tuesday, 12th of Could.