Kaduna State has discharged one COVID-19 affected person from the Infectious Illness Centre within the state.
The state Commissioner for Well being, Dr Amina Baloni , who confirmed this in an announcement on Wednesday, mentioned the affected person has absolutely recovered after remedy on the isolation centre.
She mentioned that two consecutive exams carried out on the affected person got here out unfavorable on Tuesday, 14 April 2020.
In line with the commissioner, the state authorities is trying ahead to the restoration and discharge of the opposite 5 COVID-19 sufferers within the state.
“The Ministry of Well being needs to acknowledge the devoted contributions of our numerous groups which are contributing to our collective COVID-19 efforts.
“We additionally want to pay tribute to the medical professionals on the Infectious Illness Centre for the profitable administration of this affected person.
“The Ministry of Well being needs to remind residents of Kaduna State that it’s safer and cheaper to watch preventive measures than to deal with COVID-19.
“Residents should wash their arms commonly with cleaning soap and water and scrupulously observe social distancing.
“They’re additionally suggested to keep away from giant gatherings and keep at dwelling, besides it’s completely essential to exit.
“Wherever they’re, they need to additionally practise respiratory hygiene”, Dr Baloni suggested.