The Federal Capital Territory Administration has announced that 90 people have tested negative to coronavirus in the state.
According to reports, the individuals, were tested for COVID-19 in Mpape community, Abuja, during the government’s community active case search.
The PUNCH correspondent gathered from the media aide to FCT Minister, Malam Sani Abubakar that “As FCTA continues community active case search in various communities of Abuja, results of 90 clients from Mpape community testing, have all returned negative for coronavirus.”
The community search had been launched in the Federal Capital Territory in effort to locate possible COVID-19 cases and contain the spread.
The Director, FCT Public Health Department, Dr Josephine Okechukwu, disclosed that search entails public sensitization and sample collection of suspected cases with a history of cough, fever, catarrh, chest pain and difficulty in breathing.