One person who had contact with Bauchi governor, Bala Mohammed has tested positive for coronavirus just a few days after the governor tested positive to the virus.
This was disclosed in a situation update given by the Commissioner for Health, Dr.Aliyu Maigoro while addressing newsmen in Bauchi, the state capital on Thursday. According to the commissioner, the second case is a 62-year-old patient. Over 27 persons who had contact with Governor Mohammed were earlier placed on compulsory self-isolation in the state.
The compulsory isolation which covers a minimum of 14 days is to determine their coronavirus (COVID-19) status. It would be recalled that the state governor Bala Mohammed tested positive to coronavirus following contact with former Vice President’s son, Mohammed Atiku Abubakar who earlier tested positive to Covid -19.