The Yobe State Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Management says the remaining three sufferers within the state isolation middle have been discharged after assembly scientific standards.
Vice-Chairman of the Committee and the State Commissioner for Well being, Dr. Mohammed Lawan Gana made the revelation on the finish of the Committee’s 14th assembly held on Wednesday in Damaturu.
He stated, “we don’t really want adverse outcomes to discharge sufferers. There are scientific standards for discharging sufferers.
“In order it’s when sufferers meet the discharge standards, we truly discharge them primarily based on the scientific tips after which comply with them up in line with the rules”.
The Vice-Chairman disclosed that presently there are not any sufferers on admission in isolation facilities within the state.
In the meantime, the Committee’s Chairman and the State Deputy Governor, Idi Barde Gubana introduced the reopening of colleges within the state according to the federal authorities’s decision of opening colleges for remaining 12 months college students.
“In keeping with the Federal Authorities decision of opening colleges for college students in remaining 12 months and people making ready for remaining exams, all colleges will reopen college students in JSS 3, SS Three and Major 6 making ready for the Widespread Entrance Examination. Nevertheless, correct prevention and management measures towards COVID-19 should be noticed”, he stated.
Different resolutions adopted by the Committee in line with Gubana embody the reopening of all of the state’s borders free of charge interstate motion in addition to sustaining all COVID-19 security protocols and tips towards the illness.
“The Yobe State Authorities might be opening its borders from immediately 1st July 2020 free of charge interstate motion. Nevertheless, vacationers are to conform strictly with all already enjoined prevention and management measures with respect to COVID-19.
“All business automobiles and bike operators ought to proceed to keep up bodily distancing of their automobiles.
“Moreover, all passengers should put on face masks, observe correct respiratory etiquettes and hand hygiene”, he introduced.
The Committee additionally directed the State Speedy Response Group, (RRT) to proceed to reinforce built-in threat communication and habits change communication actions, coaching of well being staff, an infection prevention and management actions in addition to case administration in isolation facilities.