Bauchi Lassa Fever Task Force Chairman Test Positive For Conoravirus
Chairman of the Bauchi State Task Force on COVID- 19 and Lassa Fever, who is also the State’s Deputy Governor , Baba Tela, has tested positive for COVID– 19.
This was gathered from a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media to the Bauchi State governor, Muhktar Gidado made available to newsmen.
He said the confirmation was sequel to a test carried out on him by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control when he exhibited noticeable symptoms of the disease .
Gidado said the deputy governor had since been into self-isolation.
He further stated that the Deputy governor contracted the disease while discharging his onerous responsibility as Chairman of Covid-19 Task Force Committee.
He concluded that health professionals are properly managing his situation.