About 193 Almajirai have tested positive for Coronavirus in Kano State.
The kano State Commissioner for Education Sunusi Muhammad Kiru, disclosed this while briefing reporters on Thursday.
The Commissioner stated that Kano government have evacuated about 1,500 Almajirai to their states while 400 almajiri children have been received from other states.
“A situation where an Alrama (Islamic scholar) would come in with one thousand Almajirai without knowing where to even put them, that system is over; we will not tolerate such,” the commissioner said.He added that anybody who wants to operate it must have a dormitory for his Almajirai.
The State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has also directed the removal of lockdown and the maintenance of a 10p.m to 4a.m curfew.