8 Medical Doctors Test Positive For Covid-19 In Zamfara


The vice-chairman of the Nigerian Medical association in Zamfara the state, Mannir Bature has revealed in a television program that eight medical doctors  are among the confirmed COVID-19 cases in Zamfara state.They wee said said to be  infected in the line of duty at various public hospitals in the state.

Dr Bature also said that the doctors got infected while attending to patients at hospitals who were already infected with the disease

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He, however, called on the Zamfara State Ministry of Health to provide medical workers serving in all the public hospitals in the state with personal protective equipment rather than providing such to only those working at the isolation centers.

Dr Bature also called for improved hazard allowances for medical doctors and other health workers that are involved in the management of the coronavirus pandemic in Zamfara state.


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