Yobe state has declared a zero case on admission after discharging all of its Coronavirus patients.
Dr Mohammed Lawan Gana, the state’s Vice Chairman on COVID-19 and Commissioner for Health made the announcement after the committee’s 14th meeting held on Wednesday July 1, in Damaturu.
Gana who disclosed that the three remaining patients in the state isolation center have been discharged after meeting clinical criteria, also added that they will be following up the discharged patients according to health guidelines.
He said, “We don’t really need negative results to discharge patients.
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There are clinical criteria for discharging patients.
“So as it is when patients meet the discharge criteria, we actually discharge them based on the clinical guidelines and then follow them up according to the guidelines.”