COVID-19: Not Less Than 100 Peoples Has lost their lives In Azare, Bauchi Within 7 Days
Over 100 people are said to have died in Azare, Bauchi State, over the last one week owing to Coronavirus complications.
Azare is the second largest town in the state after Bauchi, the state capital.
Ibrahim Mohammed Baba, former lawmaker representing Katagum Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, made this known in a letter of appeal for urgent action to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Baba said the deaths caused by COVID-19 had thrown the town into great mourning, panic and confusion.
The former lawmaker said the centrality and proximity of Azare to Bauchi, Kano and some major cities in Jigawa State exposed people of the town to the virus