Bauchi State has confirmed another coronavirus case in Nigeria, Eye9ja reports.
Eye9ja reports that this makes it the second case in the state after the state governor contracted the disease.
Eye9ja reports that the second case of coronavirus disease was confirmed on Thursday by the commissioner for health, Dr. Aliyu Maigoro, during a press conference.
The health commissioner while speaking on the latest case of coronavirus in Bauchi, revealed the second case involves a 62-year-old patient.
The Commissioner said the Governor is currently in isolation after testing positive for the disease.
Recall that the Governor had contracted the disease after he shook hands and exchanged pleasantries with the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Mohammad, who was confirmed positive by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control.