JUST IN: Covid-19: Ekiti Gov Fayemi Tests Negative
2 months ago abdul fathai 0
Amid the spread of Coronavirus globally and even in Nigeria, the Ekiti state Governor, Dr John Kayode Fayemi, has been tested negative to the pandemic.
Fayemi disclosed this result on his verified Twitter account few minutes ago after undergoing the test two days ago. He wrote ‘ I just received my test from NCDC and it is negative. Thanks to everyone for their support and prayer’.
Recall Fayemi was among All Progressives Congress (APC) governors that met with President Buhari chief of staff, Abba Kyari who was tested positive since Monday and ever since those in contact with Abba Kyari has gone on isolation and many have received their test results.
Ondo and Edo State Governors Akeredolu and Obaseki respectively also had their results tested negative yesterday and they are also part of the governor who met Abba Kyari.
Coronavirus pandemic broke out last year in Wuhan China and since then, more than 21,000 death has been recorded globally with more than 500,000 infected with the virus. Italy recorded largest death rate followed by spay and China.
The infected rate of US has risen to 85,500 more than China where the virus emanated from.
Nigeria on her own has 65 cases with three discharged and one death.