YOLA – The Adamawa State Government has confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in the state.
Governor of the state, Ahmadu Fintinri announced this on Wednesday.
According to the governor, the victim is a returnee from Kano State.
Kano had last week recorded its first death from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with more infections discovered.
According to the State Ministry of Health, a total of 21 cases have been confirmed.
It stated that the total number of infections was 21 as of 11:45pm on Wednesday (last week), following the confirmation of 12 new cases.
The ministry tweeted moments after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said the number of COVID-19 cases had surpassed 400.