5 Nigerian governors have examined constructive for COVID-19 since its outbreak within the nation.
The outbreak of the virus made Nigeria change into the third African nation to have recorded a case after Algeria and Egypt. Nevertheless, the variety of circumstances saved rising by day regardless of the far-reaching measure deployed by the federal government to stem the unfold.
4 months down the road, the pandemic has soared to over 25,000 circumstances with fatalities as many key personalities fall sufferer.
The next are 5 Nigerian governors who’ve examined constructive for COVID-19.
Bauchi State Governor: On March 24th, Bauchi state Governor Bala Abdukadir Mohammed examined constructive for Coronavirus. It was reported that Governor Mohammed was in self-isolation after having contact with the son of Atiku Abubakar who examined constructive for the virus.
On April ninth, the Governor introduced by means of his official twitter deal with that he has recovered and examined adverse for the virus after sixteen days.
Kaduna State Governor: On March 28, Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai turned the second governor to have examined constructive for the coronavirus. El-Rufai disclosed this in a video shared on his official social media account through which he mentioned he was in self-isolation.
On April 22nd, Nasir El-Rufai introduced that he examined adverse for the coronavirus after weeks of remedy.
Oyo State Governor: On 30th March, the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde disclosed that he examined constructive to the illness to change into the third governor to have fall sufferer of the novel coronavirus.
The governor was mentioned to be amongst governors who attended Nationwide Financial Council (NEC) assembly in Abuja the place he met with different governors after which the Nigerian Governor’s Discussion board (NGF) suggested its members who attended the Abuja assembly to enter self- isolation or endure COVID-19 check.
Six days after, Makinde on April sixth introduced that he examined adverse for the virus which turned the quickest restoration interval within the nation because the index case was reported.
Abia State Governor: On June eighth, Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, examined constructive for the COVID-19 an infection. A press release by the state authorities indicated that the governor had gone into isolation earlier than his end result returned constructive, and directed the deputy governor to behave on his behalf pending the time he resumes responsibility. It’s believed that the governor continues to be constructive to the virus.
Ondo state Governor: The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, turned the fifth governor in Nigeria to have examined constructive for COVID-19. The governor revealed this in a broadcast on June 30th, including that he’s but to point out any symptom.