Nasarawa Attorney-general tests positive for coronavirus
Nasarawa State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Abdulkarim Kana, has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).
Mr Kana is a member of the state task force on COVID-19.
Commissioner for Health, Yahaya Ahmed, confirmed the attorney general’s positive status to The Nation on Thursday.
Ahmed said Kana is in stable condition and self-isolating at home.
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