Five family members have been quarantined in Nasarawa State in relation with suspected symptoms of Coronavirus
By our correspondent
COVID-19: five family members isolated in Nasarawa
Adamu Yahaya, the Chief Medical Director of Federal Medical Ventre at Keffi Local Government Area of the state, told Channels TV on Thursday that the family members arrived the local government from Ogun state.
They allegedly showed symptoms of the virus which led to the isolation.
The specimens of the five family member have been taken and sent to the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) laboratory in Abuja for test.
He said the family members will remain at the hospital’s isolation centre till the test results arrive.
Yahaya said: “We saw them based on our high level of alertness and suspicion. We have already quarantined them at our isolation centre. We have taken sample today so we are waiting for results.”