The Kano State government has confirmed the death of two more patients who tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.
The state Ministry of Health announced this in a tweet, saying that was the situation in Kano as of 12:15pm on Monday. This brings the total number of COVID-19 patients that have died in the state to three.
However, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has yet to update its figure for Kano. A total of 77 cases of coronavirus have been reported in Kano while the state has yet to record any recovery from the disease.
As at 12:15pm 27th April 2020, @KanostateNg records an additional 2 deaths of #COVID19#StayHomeSaveLives #StaySafeNigeria pic.twitter.com/VcPeqJEmuJ
— Kano State Ministry of Health (@KNSMOH) April 27, 2020