Breaking! Ebonyi State Governor, Aides Tests Positive For COVID-19
Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease.
This was included in the statement that he personally signed on Saturday.
Umahi, who said that some of his assistants had also tested positive for the virus, noted that they remained asymptomatic but had since become self-isolated in accordance with the Nigeria Center for Disease Control protocols.
After releasing the news about Ebonyi State Governor Aides Tests Positive For COVID-19, he then instructed his deputy, Kelechi Igwe, to take over the administration of the state while urging residents to take all the precautions outlined by the health authorities to avoid the spread of the virus.
The PUNCH had previously confirmed that the governor had sent samples after several government officials had tested positive for the virus.
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Courtesy: Tori Naija