Kano State has recorded two coronavirus deaths.This brings the confirmed fatalities in the state to three,e according to the state Ministry of Health.
According to the ministry, 77 coronavirus cases have been recorded in the state while no recovery has been reported yet.
It advised residents of the state to stay at home and obey social distancing so as to breake the spread of the novel virus in the state which is one of the most densely populated states in the country.
Meanwhile, the state government has said the unknown deaths in the state were caused by “acute malaria” and not COVID-19.
Governor Abdullahiww Ganduje also accused the Federal Government on Monday of abandoning the state tow its fate by not making adequate testing centres available.
The state is on lockdown as part of measures to curb the spread of the novel virus.