Home Health COVID19: 25 corps members test positive in Gombe

COVID19: 25 corps members test positive in Gombe


No fewer than twenty-five members of the Nationwide Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have examined optimistic for the dreaded COVID:19 in Gombe State.

This was disclosed on Saturday by the State Commissioner of Well being, Dr Habu Dahiru.

Based on the Commissioner, a complete of 1,291 assessments have been carried out on corps members posted to the State, stating that of 25 of the samples returned optimistic.

He additionally disclosed {that a} mom of a 7-month-old child, and three others with underlying illnesses of hypertension and bronchial asthma have been amongst those that examined optimistic for the virus.

The Commissioner additionally revealed that each one the victims have been quarantined on the Isolation Centre of Infectious Illnesses Hospital, Kwadon, Yamaltu/Deba LGA of the State.

“The victims have been recognized in the course of the ongoing screening and fast testing on the Orientation Camp at Amadan, which started when the camp opened 5 days in the past,” he stated.

The Commissioner added that the victims have been from states the place instances of the Delta COVID variant have been recorded.


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