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Two NYSC members test positive for COVID-19 in Kano

The NYSC Coordinator in Kano State, Hajiya Aisha Tata, says two new corps members out of the 826 posted to the state have tested positive for COVID-19. The coordinator disclosed this on Monday while briefing newsmen after the swearing-in of the 2020 Batch ‘B’ Stream A corps members. She said the corps members were tested immediately upon arrival at the orientation camp and that they were taken to relevant facilities for further medical investigation. She said that 826 corps members posted to the state have undergone screening on COVID-19 before they were allowed access to the camp promises.


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