ABUJA, Nigeria – Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen has recovered from the deadly COVID-19 after testing negative to the virus.
The minister made the announcement in a statement on Monday in Abuja.
Tallen, while advising Nigerians to comply with COVID-19 guidelines to be safe, thanked Nigerian women and the entire nation for their prayers.
She expressed commitment towards promoting speedy and healthy development of Nigerian women for national development, as well as promoting the rights of the vulnerable in the society.
The minister prayed for a prosperous year full of exploits in the areas of innovations that would set the nation on a positive course and growth.
Meanwhile, as at Jan. 3, Nigerian has recorded 90,080 confirmed cases of the disease with 75,044 discharged and 1,311 deaths.