The Director-General of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, says an aggregate of 138 individuals from the National Youth Service Corps have tried positive for COVID-19.
Ihekweazu unveiled this today, November 23, while talking at the day by day instructions of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID19, in Abuja. NYSC camps were resumed on November 10 after been closed for quite a long time because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Ihekwazu said the safe resuming of the NYSC direction camps the nation over were fruitful and that none of the forthcoming corps individuals who tried positive was permitted into the camps.
”An aggregate of 34,785 corps individuals and individuals from the camp networks have been tried so far in the most recent long stretches of which just 138 was discovered positive, which is 0.4 percent pervasiveness and 1 of every 200 people.”he said
The NCDC supervisor said the individuals who tried positive were either overseen at home or in a treatment community in the event that they had indications and what state they were in.