How active community case search transformed testing in Kano State

The sample of a man at Zango ward being collected during the pilot community sampling in Kano Municipal LGA. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Musa Danyadikko (left) and Sunusi Garba (right) of Gwarzo town; while Danyadikko tested positive Garba had tested negative to COVID-19. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Sample collection at Shakogi ward of Shanono LGA during the LGA-wide community sampling. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Aliyu Harazimi, a community leader in Zango ward of Kano Municipal. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch

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