Breaking: Another Katsina COVID-19 patient died in isolation
A Covid-19 otherwise called coronavirus patient in Katsina State has died while in isolation receiving treatment, Katsina Post learned.
With this development, the total number of the people that died from the disease now are two.
Although there was no public announcement on the issue from the Katsina State government, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed reflected the death on Monday on its website.
However, no further information was given regarding the deceased.
Recall that the index case, Dr. Aliyu Yakubu, a private medical practitioner, had died earlier this month in Daura Council.
Dr. Yakubu had taken ill shortly after he returned to the state from Lagos.
No fewer than seven (7) Local Government Areas of Katsina State has so far been locked down after cases of the disease were discovered.