KADUNA: Gov. Nasir El-Rufai Extends Lockdown By 2 Weeks

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has said all the new cases in the state are imported cases of Almajiris from neighbouring Kano state.

El-Rufai made this known in a post on his official Twitter account- @GovKaduna.

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“KDSG has confirmed 16 new Covid-19 cases in the state. The new cases, all Almajiris from Kano, have raised the number of active Covid-19 cases in Kaduna State from nine to 25.

“The high number of positive results from persons with travel history from outside the state confirm the Kaduna State Government’s fears about the danger of infection from neighbouring states and the role of interstate travel in facilitating the spread of Covid-19 across states.”