Kaduna state government says it will continue to trace contacts, test and treat all those infected with Covid-19 in the State.
The State governor, Malam Nasiru Elrufai announced this in his official Twitter handle on Saturday night.
Governor Elrufai said out of 30 samples tested yesterday for Covid-19 in two testing centres in the State, two have returned positive – both from Kaduna South Local Government.
He explained that, the samples of the 50 tested were mostly traced contacts of confirmed cases out of nearly 1,000 line-listed.
“We will continue to trace contacts, test and treat all those infected with Covid-19 in Kaduna State”
The governor noted that, ten Covid-19 patients have also been discharged on Saturday in the State.
Malam Nasiru Elrufai further stated that, the State Government committed toward the protection of health and lives of the citizens of Kaduna State , while intervening to feed the most vulnerable, supporting and enabling everyone to preserve livelihoods and survive these unusual times.