COVID-19 UPDATE YOBE.
The Yobe state COVID-19 committee says it has fifty three active cases in the state at the moment. The Yobe state Commissioner of Health Dr Lawan Gana stated this while giving update on COVID-19 cases in the state during the review meeting of the committee chaired by the Deputy Governor Idi Barde Gubana held at the Government House , Damaturu. Dr lawan Gana explained that, Yobe state has recoded one hundred and seventy six cases from the inception of the COVID-19 outbreak and one hundred and twenty three of the patients have been treated and discharged. He assured that the COVID-19 committee in the state would continue to sensitize the people on the pandemic. Earlier, the chairman of the Yobe state COVID-19 committee and the state Deputy Governor Idi Barde Gubana appealed to people in the state to continue observing all COVID-19 protocols like observing social distancing, regular hand washing, use of face marks among others. The Deputy Governor also assured that the COVID-19 committee in the state would continue to work towards enforcing the other protocols listed by the Presidential taskforce.