An official working with World Health Organisation and two other persons have tested positive to the dreaded covid-19 in Bauchi State.
With This new development, the total number of active cases of COVID -19 in the state is now six.
Three of the six infcted persons are officials of World Health Organisation.
A WHO official had first tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday while a second official was confirmed positive on Tuesday.
According to Information Officer, Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Ibrahim Sani, the results were received from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday night.
Sani said the other two cases were Lagos returnees.
“It is true that Bauchi has three new cases. As you know, so far, five patients have recovered and have been discharged.
“With this new development, there are now six active cases in the state with no death.”