The Kaduna State Government has confirmed that a four-month old infant is among the 20 new Covid-19 cases in the state.
This information was reported by the state Commissioner for Health, Dr Amina Mohammed-Baloni on Saturday, May 16th, 2020.
According to the Commissioner, the girl must have been exposed to the virus as her father has travel history to Kano.
The infant who was brought to the hospital for respiratory issues was tested in accordance to the new directives that person with such symptoms should be tested.
The parents of the baby have been tested. Also Read: Returnees to Commence Paying Quarantine, Isolation Fees- Nigerian Embassy
Also, cases have been recorded in nine LGAs, increasing the risk of infection for persons who do not stay at home or who fail to observe necessary precautions when they go out.