The Kano state government has launched a website for COVID-19 pandemic,two months after recording index case,
The website, which was launched by governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje at the government house was designed to avail the people in the state and beyond on the indepth information about the killer-disease.
Presenting the website before the governor, Engineer Mohammed Tahir, who designed the site said the platform was created to give more information on coronavirus to the general public.
He explained that the site, www.covid-19kn.info has 5 sections that include life statistics for Kano, Nigeria and the World, application form for suspected case, gallery section, feedback and visual section.
He added that the site was designed to promote the state government and helps the public to access information on COVID-19 and inform health authorities on any eventuality of suspected cases of the disease.
In his remarks, Governor Ganduje said with the Website and the Home Base care management Kano has gone to the next level which is a breakthrough.
The Governor said with the website anybody who wishes to know what is going on in Kano could access it easily, saying, the public would know how many sample collected, how many are positives and many other information needed.
He said the applications could be used to know who should be managed at home and who should go to hospitals, but worried that many peoples in Kano are still not following the protocols of the Coronavirus.
Alhaji Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Appealed to Security agencies to ensure that people are using facemask because is highly necessary for every one to use them.
Governor Ganduje explained that the Website which is called Kano State COVID 19 Website”, is a life data for Kano, Nigeria and the world, it will promote the state Healthcare delivery and is a life statistics center for everything about Coronavirus.