Bauchi Deputy Governor recovers from COVID-19 as frontline Medical Doctor dies from the disease

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Bauchi Deputy Governor recovers from COVID-19 as frontline Medical Doctor dies from the disease

The Deputy Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Tela who tested positive for COVID-19  few days ago, has recovered the disease.

 

The Executive Chairman, Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BASPHCDA), Rilwanu Mohammed, disclosed the deputy governor’s recovery at a press briefing in Abuja today June 10.

“His Excellency the deputy governor of Bauchi state, nine days ago was in isolation because he was infected. However, we thank God that after another test, he is now negative and he has been discharged,” Mohammed said

 

He also shared the sad news of the death of a frontline health worker, Dr Bello Katagum. According to Mohammed, the deceased lost his life in the line of duty.

 

“Dr Bello Katagun, a frontline medical doctor managing the dreaded COVID-19 in the state has lost his life in the line of duty to the virus,” he said.

 

The state governor, Bala Mohammed, has expressed shock at the demise of the medical doctor. In a condolence message he…



Source: Linda Ikeji