Sokoto Discharges All 101 Coronavirus Patients

Sokoto Discharges All 101 Coronavirus Patients

Sokoto State is currently COVID-19 free after discharging all 101 isolated Coronavirus patients in the state.

The state’s commissioner for health, Dr Ali Inname also disclosed that the state recorded 14 Coronavirus deaths at a news conference. He said the first index case was recorded on April 19 with 731 samples collected, while 655 contacts completed a 14 day follow up.

[READ ALSO] Arik Air To Pay Passenger N10m Over Delayed Flight – Court

Inname explained that the Sokoto State Taskforce Committee on COVID-19 which he heads, received 839 alerts from across the state and that all of them were investigated. He added that the patients were from eight local government areas of the state.

Men constituted 85 percent of the patient population, while women made up the remaining 24 percent.

The commissioner who advised residents of the state to observe safety guidelines to curb the spread of Coronavirus said that the committee’s activities would continue as many test results were still pending.

Four Masked Men Gang-rape 12-year-old Girl In Lagos

Four Masked Men Gang-rape 12-year-old Girl In Lagos

Anthony Joshua On Crutches As He Joins Black Lives Matter Protest In Watford

Anthony Joshua On Crutches As He Joins Black Lives Matter Protest In Watford