Most confirmed cases in Plateau were imported ― Govt


As COVID-19 cases in Plateau State increased to 15, the commissioner of health, Dr Lar Ndam has said that most of the confirmed cases were imported from neighbouring states.

The commissioner who disclosed this at a press conference in Jos said no death has been recorded, adding that the state government is doing all that it could to contain the spread of the pandemic. He enjoined citizens of the state to observe all the preventive measures.

Ndam said: “Out of the 150 results received, we got 10 new cases, 6 were contacts traced from the 4th case recorded in the state. A woman and her child who came from Kano and was quarantined here also tested positive.

“Also, an elderly…

Source: Nigerian Tribune