Kaduna State government has confirmed a new case of coronavirus in the state. This is the sixth case of the virus in the state after Governor Nasir El-Rufai also tested positive for the virus. The alleged COVID-19 was confirmed to be a gateman
According to Kaduna commissioner for health, Amina Baloni, the gateman recently returned from Lagos State and has no connection to the first five confirmed cases in the state.
Amina Baloni while speaking to Premium Times Newspaper echoed that the latest case indicates the possibility of community transmission of COVID-19 in the state.
She said: ‘’It is very difficult and complicated to trace the contacts of a patient who came from Lagos via public transport and had some instance of local commuting since his arrival”.