Kano State Deputy Governor Dr.Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna has tested negative for COVID-19.
Following the result, Dr.Gawuna who is also the Chairman of the State Task Force Committee on COVID-19, gave praise to Almighty Allah because through him all things are possible, saying this is a proof of that.
“We will continue to pray Allah’s protection against COVID-19 every where in the world and for the quick recovery of all those infected,” he said.
Dr. Gawuna also commended Kano State people for complying with the lockdown order while emphasising that the administration of Dr.Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is taking all measures to halt the spread of the disease in the state.
He urged the public to maintain social distancing, washing and sanitizing of hands regularly and to comply with all other advice given by medical experts.
Therefore, the Deputy Governor added that it is important for all to cooperate with all agencies working to curb the spread of the dreaded disease and to eradicate it. Thus, there should be no circulation of rumours, false and misleading information, only official statements from appropriate agencies should be relied upon.
Hassan Musa Fagge
Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor of Kano State