Kano State Government has confirmed 4 fresh cases of coronavirus in the state.
Solacebase reports that this is coming after the closure of the NCDC COVID-19 testing centre at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH), Kano since Wednesday over shortage of testing kits and some staff of the centre testing positive to the novel disease.
The state ministry of health in a tweet on Sunday announced that Kano as at 12:30am 26th April has 4 new COVID-19 cases, with total infection standing at 77.
#COVID19KN Update as at 12:30am 26th April 2020
4 New #COVID19 cases confirmed.
Total confirmed cases in @KanostateNg
are now 77.
1 #COVID19 death was recorded.#StayAtHome to break the chain of #COVID19 transmission pic.twitter.com/15WfhS6wOT
— Kano State Ministry of Health (@KNSMOH) April 25, 2020
Solacebase reports Kano has recorded the death of coronavirus related disease since the index case of the state was confirmed.