Tags : Kano State

COVID-19: 193 Almajirai Test Positive In Kano

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 […]

Jigawa Opens Border To Kano, Bauchi; Says It Is Left

The Jigawa State Government has said it now has only one active Coronavirus case in its isolation centres after 316 other patients recovered. The State Governor, Mr Badaru Abubakar, confirmed this in a press briefing at the State House in Dutse, the State capital, on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Governor Abubakar also said his Government […]

Kano Govt Eases Lockdown, Summons Market Leaders

The Kano State Government has eased the lockdown which was imposed on the state in accordance with the Federal Government’s directive and summoned an emergency meeting with market leaders on how to ensure strict observance of safety and prevention protocols in markets and business places. The State’s Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, noted in […]

Kano Extends Lockdown By One Week

Kano state government has extended the lockdown imposed in the state by one week. This development is to further help in combating the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The state commissioner for information, Malam Muhammad Garba, who made the announcement said the decision was reached after due consultations with the federal government and key stakeholders […]

COVID-19: Minister Tells Doctors Not To Indulge In Unauthorised Treatment

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has called on Medical Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals to shun unauthorised treatment of persons infected with Coronavirus. He made the call on Thursday, May 7, 2020, during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja. He said: “All healthcare professionals and associated personnel […]

COVID-19: 14 More Almajiri Children From Kano Test Positive In

The Kaduna State Government has announced that 14 more Almajiri Children who recently returned from Kano State have tested positive for Coronavirus Pandemic. In a statement issued on Saturday, May 2, 2020, the Special Adviser to the Kaduna State Governor on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, said the new positive results have increased active […]

COVID-19: Kano Records 92 New Cases

Kano State has reported 92 new cases of the deadly Coronavirus disease. According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Tweet on Friday, May 1, 2020, the State now has a total of 311 infections, second only to Lagos which has recorded 1,006. However, the Northern State appears to be closing the gap as […]

COVID-19: Lagos, Kano Order Face Masks From Cross River

Cross River State Government has received purchasing orders from the Governments of Lagos and Kano States to supply nose masks. Governor Ben Ayade disclosed this while inspecting the production of masks at the State’s Garment Factory in Calabar. Channels TV reports that Lagos State requested for one million pieces while Kano State demanded another 100,000 […]

Kano Confirms Two New COVID-19 Deaths

The Kano State government has confirmed the death of two more patients who tested positive for coronavirus in the state. The state Ministry of Health announced this in a tweet on Monday, April 27, 2020, at 12:15pm. So far, the state has 77 confirmed cases of Covid-19, while no patient has been discharged. This brings […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 117 New Cases, Total Infections Now 782

Nigeria has recorded 117 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. This was Confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. In a tweet, the NCDC said 59 cases were recorded in Lagos and 14 in Kano States. The country’s total infections has now risen to 782. About 197 patients […]