NCDC is a Scam We Are Still COVID-19 Free – Kogi Government Insists
The Kogi State Government, Thursday has denied the two index instances pronounced by way of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), insisting the state is still COVID-19 free.
Recall the NCDC on its internet site alleged that, two index instances had been recorded in Kogi as at Wednesday, May 27 2020, making the wholeinstances in the country at 8733.
In a assertion signed via the State Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Haruna Audu, described the declarevia NCDC as fallacy.
The declaration reads in part;
“Kogi State until this very moment is Covid-19 free. We have developed full checking out potential and have carried out heaps of exams so a long waywhich have lower back negative.
“We have additionally persisted to insist that we will no longer be a party to any fictitious Covid-19 claims which is why we do now not comprehend any Covid-19 test carried out by way of any Kogite outdoor the boundaries of the State besides those initiated through us. Any strive to pressure us to announce a case of Covid-19 will be vehemently rejected.
“We proceed to enjoin our people to take all quintessential precautions to forestall the unfold of the Covid-19 pandemic into the State and provide no listening ears to hearsay peddlers and mischief makers.
“We are extra than organized to invulnerable the existence of our people and have no activity in taking part in politics with their Health concerns.”