NCDC DG says individual’s COVID-19 test results can’t be discussed, reveals delay in Kano update


The Director General of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, has revealed that the inside won’t examine any person’s COVID-19 test outcome.

Ihekweazu made the exposure during the every day Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 day by day instructions in Abuja, yesterday.

The NCDC DG additionally spoke to Nigerians to spread messages from the office and different experts on the most proficient method to handle the spread of COVID-19.

He stated: “The middle won’t talk about any person’s COVID-19 test outcomes.

“Remember that release information is originating from numerous revolves around the nation, it now and then requires some investment for the information to come in, yet we will continue refreshing.”

He additionally accused the conclusion of testing focuses in Kano for the postponement in refreshing number of test brings about the State.

“The explanation behind the deferral found in arrival of refreshed Kano numbers is the transitory conclusion of the Testing Center in Kano for cleansing.

“We have meanwhile, been sending Kano tests to Abuja. In any case, the Kano Laboratory ought to be revived by tomorrow,” he said.

In the interim, NCDC as at Friday night affirmed 114 new COVID-19 cases.

The new cases currently carries the count of the nation to 1095.