Breaking: Delta State Governor and wife test positive to Covid-19

The Delta State Governor and wife have tested positive to Covid-19. This report was made known via the official Twitter handle of Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, the governor of Delta State. He said My wife and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We are well and continuing with our isolation/medication. We thank you all for your continued prayers for us and our daughter.”

Recall that the governor’s daughter has earlier tested positive to coronavirus and the governor had also announced it on his twitter page on Sunday, June 26, 2020.
“Earlier today, Edith and I received the news that one of our daughters has tested positive for COVID-19. Hence, in-line with the laid out procedures, we are both going into isolation for the next 14-days. We will continue to keep you all updated,” He went further to reiterate that the situation is a collective challenge and we should all act responsibly to protect ourselves and others to curb the community transmission of this raging pandemic. “We can beat this virus, however, we all have to work together.”

The news is coming barely less than 48hrs after the governor of Ondo’s state, Rotimi Akeredolu declared positive to the novel coronavirus

Nigerian Newsnow wishes them all a quick recovering.

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