Sokoto State is winning the fight against Covid-19 as a large number of Covid19 patients have been discharged.
Nasir Daniya who is the Director General, Information and Communication Technology, Sokoto State announcement via his Twitter handle on Saturday, May 23, 2020.
He said: ‘77.5% of all confirmed Covid-19 patients have fully recovered and discharged from Sokoto State Isolation centres.’
He thanked the State Governor, Governor Aminu Tambuwal Sokoto State Ministry of Health, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, and everyone who was involved in the battle against Covid19.
Recall that while briefing newsmen on the measures taken to contain the disease on Tuesday, May 19th, 2020, the Chairman of the State Taskforce on Covid-19, Dr. Ali Inname, said the committee adopted three steps which were contact tracing, testing and treatment.
As at Friday May 22nd, Sokoto recorded 3 new cases, 5 patients were discharged and zero death was recorded.
There are currently thirteen (13) confirmed and active cases in the state. Also Read: What the Newly Commissioned Wargame Center Means for Uganda, Museveni