The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Jigawa State on Sunday confirmed the dying of one in every of its members, Nasir Adam, from coronavirus problems.
Adam was aged 36 and died on the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Birninkudu after battling with acute respiratory illness later found to be from the virus.
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The NMA Chairman in Jigawa State, Nura Basirka confirmed this incident to Channels Television.
“Until his dying, Mr Adam was the Medical Officer within the Department of Internal Medicine, Federal Medical Centre, Birnin Kudu, Jigawa State, Mr Basirka stated.
Adam was born in Jos, Plateau State capital, in 1984. He attended main and secondary college in Jos. He graduated from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria in 2012. He did horsemanship within the Federal Medical Center.
Jigawa State on Saturday discharged 22 COVID-19 sufferers after restoration and testing damaging twice for the virus.
The Commissioner of Health Dr Abba Zakari, who confirmed this to newsmen in Dutse, the state capital stated the recovered sufferers have now been discharged from the isolation centre.