The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari , Abba Kyari alongside 3 of his aides have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus..
Abba Kyari, Three aide’s tests positive for Coronavirus
The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari , Abba Kyari alongside 3 of his aides have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus, sources said on Tuesday.
The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 is expected to brief the media on the status of Kyari, who reportedly tested positive for coronavirus on Monday.
The panel is chaired by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha.
gathered that other members of staff in Kyari’s office have been asked to self-isolate.
Kyari was away in Germany early March with a delegation of other Nigerian officials for meetings with Siemens AG.
It is unclear if he self-isolated before he was tested positive.
The Triumph reported also that Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State was also tested positive for Coronavirus.
The governor had shook hand and exchanged pleasantries with one of the sons of the former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, Mohammed Atiku Abubakar, who had tested positive for Coronavirus, too.
According to reports also Nigeria is considering total lockdown as the disease continues to spread in the country.