Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed has tested positive for Coronavirus.
NAIJABASIN had reported that the Governor put himself in self-isolation afterwards he made contact with Mohammed Atiku, son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. After he returns to Abuja, Atiku’s son tested positive for the deadly virus.
Mukhtar M. Gidado Senior Special Assistant (Media) into the Governor in an announcement on Tuesday affirmed that the Governor is presently being quarantined after his outcome came out positive. Gidado disclosed the governor’s evaluation was the only positive result out of six first evaluations carried out by Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control (NCDC) on his family and aides.
The announcement: “This is to inform the general public the result of the Six initial tests carried out by the Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control (NCDC) on His Excellency,” Sen. Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, his loved ones and aides that accompanied him to Lagos is outside.”Of the Six initial tests carried out, one sample has been confirmed POSITIVE of COVID -19.
“At this point, it needs to be noted that the Governor is at self-isolation as his Doctors and officials in the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) have obtained full control of his quarantine. “The governor advised people who had contact with him in order to avert the spread of their COVID -19 epidemic or some one known to undergo a test immediately.