Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State has gone into self-isolation.
COVID-19 Governor Bala Mohammad isolates self
By our correspondent
A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media, Mukhtar M. Gidado, on Monday said the development is sequel to a statement by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which confirmed that one of the sons of Atiku Abubakar, Mohammed Atiku Abubakar, has been tested positive to Coronavirus.
The former vice president’s son was tested positive to the pandemic upon return from an international trip via Lagos.
The govenor met with Mohammed Atiku Abubakar in the Aero Contractors Aircraft where they shook hands and exchanged pleasantries.
So far the governor has not exhibited any symptom of the disease but based on the advice of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) will remain in isolation.
The blood sample of the govenor has been taken and is undergoing clinical tests.