Kano State Ministry of Health has confirmed 26 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.
The ministry said in its verified Twitter handle @KNSMOH, that the total confirmed cases of coronavirus recorded in the state stand at 602.
#COVID19KN Update as at 11:47pm 10th May 2020
*️⃣ 26 new cases of #COVID19Kano cases confirmed.
*️⃣ Total confirmed cases in @KanostateNg are now 602.
*️⃣ 18 additional #COVID19Kano patients were discharged.
*️⃣ 5 #COVID19Kano deaths were recorded.#MaskUpKano #PrayForKano pic.twitter.com/8qklC4NZx6
— Kano State Ministry of Health (@KNSMOH) May 10, 2020
It explained that there were 526 active cases, 50 discharged and 26 deaths.
“Update as at 11:47 p.m. May 10, 2020; 26 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed.
“Total confirmed cases in Kano State are now 602, 18 additional patients discharged and five deaths recorded,” it said.
The ministry also enjoined people to observe safety protocols, use of face mask, social distancing and practice regular hand washing.
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