Just In: Katsina State records 9 cases of COVID-19
The Katsina State has now recorded a total number of nine case cases of COVID-19.
This tally is gotten when the four new cases confirmed on Wednesday are added to the five cases already recorded in the State earlier.
The Chairman of the COVID-19 Emergency Response Committee who also double as Deputy Governor of Katsina State, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, disclosed this while briefing journalists on Friday at his office.
According to him, the four new cases were recorded in Daura in connection with the state’s index case and another new one in Dutsin-Ma Local Government Areas of the state.
While also giving update on the donations his committee received in respect of the COVID-19, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu they received a whooping sum of N207.6 million as donations from organizations and individuals so far.
He explained that the state COVID-19 Emergency Respond Committee is also pursuing financial pledges amounting to the tune of N33,500,000 from individuals and corporate organizations.