Breaking News: Zamfara State Covid 19: 13 persons tested negative
By: Femi Mustapha
The Alleged man who was suspected to have touched the casket of late Abba Kyari and12 others suspected Covid:19 patients have been confirmed Negative.
The State Governor Dr. Bello Muhammad Matawallen disclosed this in a statement made available to media on 23rd April,2020.
The state State Task Force on Covid 19 under the leadership of the Governor put machineries in motion to identified the person known Bashir Bala alias Baban Bola of Kaura Namoda LGA.
Bashir Bala maliciously refused to self quarantine until he was arrested and forced into quarantine in Zamfara State North West Nigeria has tested negative.
The statement added that the Task Force spared no effort in tracing and arresting the infiltrator.
“Today, his result and that of 12 others were confirmed negative by NCDC and they would remain isolated from public until they are fully certified healthy enough to not poise any danger to the public.
“Kudos to the efforts of our hardworking, proactive and tireless 1st class Governor H.E. Hon. Dr. Bello Muhammad Matawallen Maradun! We are proud of you sir.” The statement reads.