Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has said that 15 more almajiris brought to the state from Kano has tested positive for COVID-19.
The Governor who disclosed this on Sunday in a short statement issued through his Twitter account said the total number of almajiris that have tested positive for the virus now stood at 50.
“The Kaduna State Ministry of Health this evening confirmed receipt of 16 more positive results, 15 of them from almajiris.
“The state has now recorded 50 cases from repatriated almajiris. Active cases have risen to 57” El-Rufai said on Twitter.