My wife ran away from home when i have covid-19- Governor Of Kaduna state El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai on Saturday recalled his expertise with COVID-19 final yr and the way his household dealt with it.

 

Mr El-Rufai mentioned on the seventh Ahmadu Bello Basis lecture in Kaduna that no fewer than 50,000 folks would have been killed by the virus final yr if a lockdown had not been imposed.

“A governor contaminated me with COVID-19 virus and I introduced it to Kaduna. I used to be locked up for 26 days. My wives ran away from me,” he mentioned.

“Fifty thousand folks in Kaduna would have died of COVID-19 final yr, however for the truth that Kaduna State was the primary to lock down.

 

Mr El-Rufai mentioned on the seventh Ahmadu Bello Basis lecture in Kaduna that no fewer than 50,000 folks would have been killed by the virus final yr if a lockdown had not been imposed.

“A governor contaminated me with COVID-19 virus and I introduced it to Kaduna. I used to be locked up for 26 days. My wives ran away from me,” he mentioned.

“Fifty thousand folks in Kaduna would have died of COVID-19 final yr, however for the truth that Kaduna State was the primary to lock down.

 

 

I’m blissful to say due to COVID-19, we now have been in a position to put in place infectious illness wards in our hospitals. Folks journey around the globe so there could also be ‘COVID-25’ or 30. With what is occurring in India, the scenario is frightening. However God has been very sort to us.”

The governor imposed a lockdown on Kaduna on March 26, 2020, following the outbreak of the illness and partially lifted it on June 9, 2020, after 75 days.

He spent 26 days in isolation after contracting the illness.

Emphasising the necessity for the north to enhance on the standard of its leaders, El-Rufai argued that 60 years after the demise of the late premier of the defunct northern area, Ahmadu Bello, the area had but to have a frontrunner like him (Bello).