COVID-19: Gov Bello’s second test result out

November 16, 2020
7 Views

Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State has tested negative for COVID-19 following repeat tests of the viral disease.

This was contained in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs. Mary Noel-Berje, in Minna on Monday.

Recall that the governor had on Nov. 9, announced that he tested positive to COVID-19 via his official Twitter handle and immediately went into isolation.

She said that the governor was pronounced free of the virus and confirmed fit to resume his official duties having gone through repeat tests which turned negative.

“I am happy to announce to you that I have been confirmed negative and declared fully recovered. I can now resume my official work. I thank you all for your prayers and good wishes,” she quoted the governor as saying.

Meanwhile, Governors Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo and Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti had tested positive to the virus earlier.

Other Nigerian governors that tested positive for COVID-19 include Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta and Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State.

You may be interested

Transparent Poll:  Prof. Yakubu  Urges Senate to Speed up Action on Electoral Act Amendment Bill
News
2 views
News
2 views

Transparent Poll:  Prof. Yakubu  Urges Senate to Speed up Action on Electoral Act Amendment Bill

admin - November 26, 2020

*Chiarman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Nigeria, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. By Kingsley Okoye and Naomi Sharang Nominee for the position…

Entertainment
4 views

Why I dropped out of school – Fast-rising singer, Miraboi

admin - November 26, 2020

Nigerian afrobeats singer, Miracle Kelechi Chike, popularly known as Miraboi, has given reasons he dropped out of school. According to…

Buhari promises to appoint more Nigerian women
News
3 views
News
3 views

Buhari promises to appoint more Nigerian women

admin - November 26, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja assured of more inclusion of women in governance. He also reaffirmed the commitment…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.