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COVID-19: 14 National Youth Service Corps members test positive in Sokoto state.



14 National Youth Service Corps members have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sokoto state.

The Sokoto State Commissioner for Health, Dr Ali Inname, who made this during a news conference in Sokoto, stated that the infected members were detected in the ongoing orientation exercise and had already been moved to an isolation centre for prompt treatment.

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“A total of 787 COVID-19 cases had been confirmed in the state, with 28 deaths recorded.”He said

“So far, 19,557 people had been tested, and urged residents to go for the test and to go to the different centers to receive the vaccine.”

Speaking further, the state’s Chairman of COVID-19 Taskforce, commended the commitment of the state government and other supporting agencies toward containing the spread of the virus.

Yusuf Luka, is a journalist by profession, He is a graduate of Bingham University. Outside of work, He enjoys hiking with friends, Reading books, and Watching movies. Let's connect on social media.