Nigeria: Fears of COVID-19 Outbreak in Nigeria's Kano State – AuthenticAfrican

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[HRW] Recent reports of hundreds more deaths than usual across communities in Nigeria's Kano State have raised fears that a major Covid-19 outbreak is underway. Official data from Kano State Ministry of Health reports and 5 deaths as of April 30, but residents fear that the outbreak may have caused far more devastation. Authorities should act quickly to ensure accurate public health information is available and accessible to all.