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Kaduna Govt confirms 16 new COVID-19 cases of Almajiri from Kano

The new cases, all almajiris from Kano



16 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Kaduna State are from Almajiri depoted from Kano State.

Governor Nasir El-rufai in a tweet on Thursday said all patients were almajiris from Kano.

The governor who recently recovered from Coronavirus, wrote, “KDSG has confirmed 16 new COVID-19 cases in the state.

“The new cases, all almajiris from Kano, have raised the number of active COVID-19 cases in Kaduna State from 9 to 25.”

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Meanwhile, Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 196 cases of the virus.

Confirmed cases in Nigeria now stand at 1728.