Abia begins COVID-19 active case search in 17 LGAs

Fri May 8th, 2020 - Abia

The Abia Government says it has embarked on active case search in all its 17 local government areas to ensure that cases of COVID-19 and other related diseases are reported timely.

Mr Stanley Ajamgbulogu, the Disease Surveillance and Notification Officer, Abia State Ministry of Health, said this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Umuahia on Friday.

He said that the disease surveillance officers had been trained for the assignment, adding that it was part of the measures to break the chain of transmission in the state.




source: Guardian