155 people have reportedly died in potiskum and Gashua areas of yobe state after showing signs of coronavirus within six days.

The deaths which is similar to that of kano state where people died continuously for days after confirming it was caused by covid19, has caused panic and cause for concern amongst citizens.

According to reports 57 people have died alone in Gashuao . It is also reported that majority of the deceased are elderly.

The governor is however far away in Abuja where he conducts his governing activities most of the time and has made no statement regarding this development.