The Kano State government has promised to look into “multiple reports” of increase in “mortality rate” in the state.
In a statement on his verified Twitter handle —@dawisu —media aide to the governor, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, said the government would get to the bottom of the matter.
He said “ Kano State Ministry of Health @KNSMOH wishes to inform the public that it has received numerous reports of increase in mortality rate in Kano & a full investigation is being carried out especially in cemeteries, as well as the possible causes of the deaths“.
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There are concerns as to whether the reports are in any way connected to COVID-19 pandemic the state, alongside the country and the world, is battling with.
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