Boss Mustapha, Chairman, Presidential Activity Pressure (PTF) on COVID-19 mentioned Nigeria has recorded 4 instances of COVID-19 B117 pressure.
The variant was first reported in the UK.
Mustapha, Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, spoke on the PTF briefing on Monday.
“There have been experiences of instances with the B117 variant pressure first reported within the UK, present in Nigeria. Three of those had been vacationers out of Nigeria and one in a resident”, he mentioned.
He confirmed that the each day statistics for Nigeria as at January 24, 2020 was 121,566.
Mustapha put complete assessments thus far at 1,270,523; energetic instances 22,834.
The SGF mentioned the administration of instances was step by step bettering with the provision of medical oxygen.
The chairman famous that the PTF had deployed satisfactory assets for the nationwide testing week and can proceed to overview the bottlenecks affecting the turnaround time for testing.
“The PTF is bettering on the Worldwide Journey Portal to minimise the challenges passengers hold encountering,” Mustapha added.