File photograph of Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State.
Niger State has recorded its third case of the coronavirus illness (COVID-19).
The state Commissioner for Well being and Hospital Companies, Dr Muhammad Makusidi, made this identified on Friday.
He famous that the affected person who’s over 30 years outdated COVID-19 affected person who was driving from Kano State drive previous Minna in direction of Kano.
The Commissioner defined that he was intercepted for flouting the state COVID-19 Motion Restriction Order.
Talking additional, Makusidi famous that the driving force was tried by the cellular court docket and quarantined, the place his pattern was taken to Abuja for check and it returned constructive.
The affected person who’s presently on the quarantine centre in Minna will instantly be moved to Isolation centre on the Minna Common Hospital for therapy.
In response to him, the affected person has no contact within the state as he was solely passing-by to his vacation spot in Kano State.
In the meantime, the state authorities has intercepted three autos carrying 43 passengers heading to Kuta in Shiroro Native Authorities, including that they had been tried on the cellular court docket and repatriated again to their state.