10 case of Coronavirus was announced on Friday in Bauchi state during the presidential taskforce media briefing.
In a newspaper report Rilwan Mohammed, chairman, Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, was saying all cases recorded in the state are those almajiri returnees apart from the index case.
As at Friday the total number of confirmed cases in Bauchi is 48, 42 case are currently active case and 6 recovered case Mr Mohammed said.
He further stated that we recorded 10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bauchi State. The results were sent to me from the National Research for Veterinary Institute, Vom, Plateau State at about 11pm today Friday and six almajiri who returned from Kano are among the results we got. There are seven almajiris that are now positive (for COVID-19) out of the 38 brought in from Kano and they are on isolation at the General Hassan Katsina Unity College, Yelwa.