The Nationwide Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has denied that some corps members examined optimistic to coronavirus.
On Friday, Bauchi State Authorities disclosed that eight corps members on the NYSC camp in Wailo, Ganjuwa Native Authorities Space, had been contaminated.
Ibrahim Sani, Info Officer, Bauchi State Main Healthcare Growth Company, made the affirmation in an announcement.
The official mentioned to comprise the unfold, the Chairman, Rilwanu Mohammed, had deployed a surveillance staff to the camp to hold out pattern assortment.
Sani added that NYSC State Director had allotted a holding room for these affected.
However in an announcement, Adenike Adeyemi, Corps Director of Public Relations, insisted the knowledge was unfaithful.
The spokesperson famous that each one corps members underwent COVID-19 check, carried out by the Nigerian Centre for Illness Management (NCDC).
She defined that it was a prerequisite for admission into the 37 camps in states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Adeyemi mentioned graduates that examined optimistic weren’t admitted however referred to the NCDC for therapy.
“Due to this fact, reporting that eight Corps Members present process Orientation Course in Bauchi State examined optimistic to COVID-19 could be very deceptive, as there isn’t any COVID-19 optimistic Corps Member in Bauchi Camp or any of the NYSC Camps”, the official burdened.