Kano records first coronavirus case

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Kano State has recorded its first confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) case.

A top Government official confided in The Nation the patient is a retired technocrat, who returned from Lagos State.

Governor Abdullahi Umar is reported to be in a crucial meeting with health officials to inform the public officially.

The said Coronavirus (COVID-19) patient travelled from Lagos to Abuja and finally landed in Kano.

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He was diagnosed at the reactivated (COVID-19) laboratory test centre at the Amimu Kano Teaching Hospital where he tested positive.

He is said to have moved to the isolation centre in Kwanar Dawaki, Kano

The source further said the investigation is on for contact tracing.

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