I’m not surprised at Kano coronavirus death rate – Femi Fani Kayode


A previous Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said the demise pace of COVID-19 in Kano State was normal as individuals were not being tried nor genuine estimates set up to battle the viral contamination.

The previous clergyman cautioned that Nigeria may confront more disasters if more tests are not directed to angle out individuals contaminated with the infection.

As per Fani-Kayode, it was disturbing that solitary 10,000 or more COVID-19 tests have been done, up until this point, in a nation as extensive as Nigeria, with a populace of around 200 million.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain said this in a progression of tweets on his official Twitter page at the end of the week.

“In a country of 200 million individuals which is being attacked by COVID-19, just 10,000 have been tried for the sickness. 90% of those that have Coronavirus are asymptomatic.

“This implies a huge number of Nigerians may have the sickness yet don’t have any acquaintance with it since they have not been tried.

“The way that individuals are biting the dust like flies in Kano doesn’t amaze me since individuals are not being tried for the sickness, nor are not kidding measures to battle the scourge being set up. Additional testing is required, and the lockdown must proceed and should be exacting.

“Authorized with sensible palliatives and backing from the FG to support poor people and penniless. Anything shy of this will prompt fiasco and a lot more passings. Remain in, quiet, and safe.”