731 Corpers test positive for COVID-19 – Presidential Working Group – NYSC
At least 732 Party B members of the National Youth Services Corps (NYSC) have tested positive for COVID-19, chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 boss Mustafa said on Tuesday.
Mr Mustafa, at a task force briefing, said that the COVID-19 test was performed on body members using a rapid test (RDT).
“Out of 35 419 in lot B, 731 were positive compared to 108 registered in lot A”, He said.
He said the cases were reported by members of bodies from each state in the federation.
PREMIUM TIMES previously reported that 138 corporation members have tested positive for COVID-19 within approximately two months.
NYSC orientation camps were recently reopened after a closure period following the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
Source: – Premium Times