Governor Buni says nobody died of COVID -19 in Yobe state

Thu May 7th, 2020 - Abuja (FCT)

Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni PHOTO:Twitter

Yobe state government has faulted news report of the mysterious death of no fewer than 100 persons due to ailments related to the Covid-19 infectious disease.

Governor Mai Mala Buni in a statement made available to The Guardian in Abuja declared that no such case was recorded.

Buni who spoke through the Director-General Press and Media Affairs to Yobe state governor, Mamman Mohammed recalled that Yobe state was the first state in Nigeria to voluntarily submit a suspected case of COVID-19 for the test, which was tested negative.




source: Guardian