Anambra State governor, Chief Willie Obiano has reported that the COVID-19 Index Case in the state, which has remained the only one, has tried negative to the sickness.
The state enrolled its list instance of the infection last Friday, while around 29 people who had contacts with him were additionally isolated.
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Be that as it may, Obiano in an extraordinary communicate to residents of the state on Saturday said the list Case, following multi week of treatment, has tried negative and would be released after one more test.
Obiano stated, “Multi week back, I reported to you that our dear state had recorded an Index-Case of the COVID-19 pandemic that has constrained the world to a halt in the previous not many months.
“Today, I am enchanted to declare that the report contacting me from the Protective Care Center demonstrates that our Index Case is reacting to treatment. Actually, the principal post-treatment result from the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) returned Negative for SARS-CoV 2.
“Be that as it may, adhering to the guidelines which have been thoroughly applied by NCDC since the episode of the pandemic in Nigeria, he will go for a second round of tests before he can be decisively pronounced negative. We will keep on recollecting that him in our supplications as he battles his way again from this ailment.”
The governor included that “As I guaranteed in my last communicate, our clinical group has effectively followed 39 individuals who had direct contact with the Index Case. Out of this number, 5 are in our Protective Care Center while the rest are isolated at home.
“The individuals in our Protective Care Center are steady and have indicated no side effects of the infection up until this point. Essentially, the individuals in Home Quarantine are by and large firmly observed in exacting consistence with the WHO rules on COVID-19 regulation.
“In the mean time, six individuals out of the 39 contacts have tried negative for Coronavirus. These are individuals who met legitimately with the Index Case 14 days back. Ndi Anambra, this is something to be chipper about.
“Essentially, out of 20 examples tried for the infection from Anambra State up until now, just the Index Case brought Positive back. The rest are negative. Ndi Anambra, this outcome gives us enough space to battle this beast by sticking to the standards of Social Distancing, keeping up exhaustive individual cleanliness and obeying government orders and approaches on the COVID-19 pandemic. I have most likely that in the event that we keep the principles, we will be in a decent situation to kick COVID-19 out of our dear state.”