COVID-19: Sokoto records no new case, discharged two patients
Sokoto State ministry of health has again announced that the state recorded no new case of covid-19 in the state on Thursday from the total number of 13 tests conducted.
In a statement acquired by our correspondent from the isolation centre in the state, it has also successfully discharged an additional two patients having tested negative after their treatment at the Amanawa isolation centre in the state.
Tribune Oniline recalled that with the additional two patients discharged on Thursday, Sokoto State has now discharged 44 patients from the state facilities as of Thursday.
The total test conducted so far in the state has also jumped from 451 cases on Wednesday to 464 cases on Thursday, which is an increase of 13 new cases.
The total confirms positive case in the state stands at 112 cases, out of the total 464 tests conducted while the total number of negative cases also moved to 338 cases.
The total number of fatalities recorded in the state also stand at 13, while the pending test to be carried out as at same Thursday stands at 24 and the total number of active cases as at same Thursday stands at 55.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner for health and the chairman of the state Tasks Force against covid-19, Dr. Muhammed Ali Inname, has assured residents of the state that covid-19 will soon be kicked out of the state.
He maintained that the state under the leadership of Rt. Honourable Aminu Waziri Tambuwal is doing everything humanly possible to stamp out the virus from the state.
He however calls for more cooperation from the people of the state to continue to respect all government policies, which he said are meant for their safety among others.
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