Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has commenced community search for persons with COVID-19 symptoms.
Obiano disclosed this in a broadcast to the people of the state on the effort prevent COVID-19 spread in the area.
The governor said, “I am delighted to announce that so far, we have conducted 72 tests on samples out of which one only returned positive. And that one was the index case, who has been treated and discharged.
“So, at this moment, there is no active COVID-19 case in Anambra State. As a result of this, our next battle front with COVID-19 is to mount an active search for people with COVID-19 symptoms in all communities in Anambra State.
“So, I implore you to cooperate with our specially-trained COVID-19 team when they visit your community by giving useful information that will help them to get the necessary samples for testing.”