Because the variety of COVID-19 instances in Nigeria continues to rise, some governors have taken initiative to self-isolate, following their assembly with some individuals who’ve examined constructive for the Coronavirus.
The newest within the listing of governors who’ve gone into self-isolation is the Nasarawa State Governor, Mr Abdullahi Sule.
Nasarawa State’s Commissioner of Well being, Ahmad Yahaya disclosed this to Channels Tv in Lafia, the state capital on Wednesday.
In keeping with Mr Yahaya, the governor goes into self-isolation following his bodily contact with individuals who’ve examined constructive for the Coronavirus together with the Chief of Workers to the President, Abba Kyari.
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The commissioner added that the governor’s shut aides and the deputy governor have been knowledgeable to additionally self-isolate.
Yahaya, nonetheless, declined feedback on whether or not or not the governor’s blood pattern has been taken to check for the virus.
Governor Sule is alleged to have had contact with Abba Kyari on March 14, on the marriage ceremony ceremony of the son of the Inspector Common of Police.
In the same vein, the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki introduced that he’s going into self-isolation following bodily contact with Bauchi State Governor, Bala Muhammed and Chief of Workers to the President, Abba Kyari, who’ve each examined constructive for COVID-19.
The Edo State Governor mentioned he has despatched his samples for testing to confirm his standing on the subject of the lethal virus which is giving the nation critical issues.
Equally, Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi additionally on Wednesday introduced by way of his official Twitter deal with that he’s now in self-isolation after attending conferences with two individuals who’ve examined constructive for the lethal virus.
He, nonetheless, urged everybody in Ekiti State to not despair, stressing that every one is at the moment underneath management.