The Zamfara State Authorities on Sunday stated it’s tracing 25 individuals who had contact with the 2 index instances that was found on Friday.
In an announcement from the Ministry of Well being, one of many index instances is a male attendant at a petroleum station in Gusau, the state capital.
The second case is a feminine dealer who travels steadily to Lagos was stated to have remoted herself after coming back from her final journey earlier than she felt sick and later confirmed constructive for COVID-19.
In the meantime, Governor Bello Matawale has ordered the quick closure of all of the borders throughout the state with no car allowed to return in or exit from the state.
The governor additionally inspected the Infectious Illness Isolation Heart that has been geared up with ventilators, PCR machines and hundreds of fast check strips for the testing and remedy of COVID-19 sufferers.
Governor Matawalle additionally suggested the individuals of the state to abide by the protection measures and pointers that have been stipulated by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) with a view to comprise additional unfold of the virus.
He additionally reiterated his administration’s dedication to curbing the virus, stressing that the federal government on its half will do the whole lot to make sure that the illness is contained.