File picture 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 Providers, 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He famous that the affected person who’s over 30 years outdated COVID-19 affected person who was driving from Kano State drive previous Minna in the direction of Kano.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 cell court docket and quarantined, the place his pattern was taken to Abuja for take a look at 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 keeping with 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 automobiles carrying 43 passengers heading to Kuta in Shiroro Native Authorities, including that they had been tried on the cell court docket and repatriated again to their state.