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Among the preventive measures taken by the Kano State Government to avert the spread of Corona virus is by ensuring that people are adequately being screened at some strategic places. Kano Government House is one of such places that the exercise is currently going on to ensure that visitors especially the VIPs are screened as ways of checking the spread of Corona virus in the State. Speaking to Newsmen yesterday after the screening exercise at Government House, Kano State Deputy Governor Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna said the exercise is part of strategic measures put in place by the Federal and State Government in detecting people with the virus. ” By taking these measures at the Government House, we will make sure that all those who think they are the VIP’s are screened. Government House being a public place dealing with different categories of people whoever has to come must be screened and that is why you see me being screened ” he explained.

Offline. Last checked: 2 minutes ago News A ahmad danyaro to me 4 hours agoDetails COVID-19: Kano takes screening measures at Govt House. Among the preventive measures taken by the Kano State Government to avert the spread of Corona virus is by ensuring that people are adequately being screened at some strategic places. Kano Government House is one of such places that the exercise is currently going on to ensure that visitors especially the VIPs are screened as ways of checking the spread of Corona virus in the State. Speaking to Newsmen yesterday after the screening exercise at Government House, Kano State Deputy Governor Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna said the exercise is part of strategic measures put in place by the Federal and State Government in detecting people with the virus. ” By taking these measures at the Government House, we will make sure that all those who think they are the VIP’s are screened. Government House being a public place dealing with different categories of people whoever has to come must be screened and that is why you see me being screened ” he explained. Gawuna maintained that the corona virus did not emenate in Nigeria but from other foreign countries, stressing that the people that have access to this country are the so called VIPs who normally come for officials reasons. He said ” so if it is the case of specifications, VIPs are the one’s to be first screened. These are the best reasons that the Government of Kano State deems it fit to make sure that the screening is conducted and will be extended to other strategic places too “. On other measures taken by the State to control the prevalence of the COVID-19, Dr. Nasiru explained that the State had already reinforced its rapid response teams everywhere and is embarking on people sensitization programmes. The Deputy Governor explained that..” our agencies always advocate the issue of personal hygiene. The need for people to be cleaned and that one is not only for corona virus but you have to stay cleaned to be safe from other diseases like malaria.”

Offline. Last checked: 3 minutes ago News A ahmad danyaro to me 4 hours agoDetails COVID-19: Kano takes screening measures at Govt House. Among the preventive measures taken by the Kano State Government to avert the spread of Corona virus is by ensuring that people are adequately being screened at some strategic places. Kano Government House is one of such places that the exercise is currently going on to ensure that visitors especially the VIPs are screened as ways of checking the spread of Corona virus in the State. Speaking to Newsmen yesterday after the screening exercise at Government House, Kano State Deputy Governor Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna said the exercise is part of strategic measures put in place by the Federal and State Government in detecting people with the virus. ” By taking these measures at the Government House, we will make sure that all those who think they are the VIP’s are screened. Government House being a public place dealing with different categories of people whoever has to come must be screened and that is why you see me being screened ” he explained. Gawuna maintained that the corona virus did not emenate in Nigeria but from other foreign countries, stressing that the people that have access to this country are the so called VIPs who normally come for officials reasons. He said ” so if it is the case of specifications, VIPs are the one’s to be first screened. These are the best reasons that the Government of Kano State deems it fit to make sure that the screening is conducted and will be extended to other strategic places too “. On other measures taken by the State to control the prevalence of the COVID-19, Dr. Nasiru explained that the State had already reinforced its rapid response teams everywhere and is embarking on people sensitization programmes. The Deputy Governor explained that..” our agencies always advocate the issue of personal hygiene. The need for people to be cleaned and that one is not only for corona virus but you have to stay cleaned to be safe from other diseases like malaria “. While answering questions on Government’s plans for farmers in the next coming raining season as Commissioner of Agriculture, Gawuna assured that people should expect more as new programmes are underway to improve farming activities in the State. ” Just recently, we kick-started a programme on Agro pastoral Project where we started with a workshop. It encompasses with all aspects of Agriculture that have to do with pastoral farming, that has to do with enhancing productivity. This is something that we secured a loan of $95m which is about N34b. We have done the workshop, second phase is coming and we targeting about 2.6m people to be empowered directly in the project ” Gawuna pointed out. He assured farmers in the State that the programme is a very huge project that had never been done in the history of Kano, urging them to be ready as more performance is going to be seen on the ground.

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