EKITI, Nigeria – The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday went into self-isolation after he had contact with Governor Bala Mohammed who tested positive to Coronavirus.
Mohammed on Tuesday confirmed that although he has no symptoms, he has been confirmed positive after having physical contact with Atiku Abubakar’s son.
Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari also tested positive to the deadly disease.
Fayemi on his Twitter page said he has sent his samples for test after coming in contact with two people who have tested positive to COVID-19.
The governor must have been present at the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and National Economic Council (NEC) meetings which had Gov. Bala Mohammed present.
His post read: “I just took a CoviD 19 test, having gone into self isolation since yesterday evening. I’m asymptomatic and feel well, but I was in meetings with two people who had since tested positive.
“I look forward to an all clear and have encouraged all my colleagues to take the test. “