The Health and Human Services Secretariat of the FCT Administration has reported that every one of the individuals who took part in the entombment function of President Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari have been distinguished and disengaged, incorporating the man seen in a viral video imprudently dumping his Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
FCTA specialists who conceded that a portion of the individuals who took an interest in the entombment were not appropriately kitted and furthermore dumped their PPEs amateurishly after the internment function, said vital tests will be directed on each one of those recognized to decide their degree of presentation and guarantee that they don’t taint others.
As indicated by the Acting Secretary Health and Human Services Secretariat Dr Mohammed Kawu, the FCTA has additionally found a way to guarantee that every single future internment of survivors of COVID-19 are led in accordance with conventions built up by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC).
The announcement peruses;
The Health and Human Services Secretariat of the FCT Administration has noted with concern the video trending on social media, showing a man pulling off his Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) unprofessionally after participating in the burial of the late Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Abba Kyari, at the Gudu cemetery, Abuja.
The Public Health Department has since taken necessary action.
The said PPE left over by the individual has been professionally evacuated and the entire cemetery has been decontaminated. In addition, all the individuals including the man in question that participated in the burial and were not properly kitted have been identified and are being isolated.
Necessary tests will conducted on all of them to determine their level of exposure and ensure that they do not infect other people.
The Administration has also taken steps to ensure that all future burials of victims of COVID 19 are conducted in line with protocols established by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Residents are therefore urged to remain calm and rest assured that the FCT Administration will continue to do all that is necessary to curtail and eventually end the spread of the Coronavirus in the FCT.