Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai has tested positive for coronavirus. This info he personally shared on his verified twitter handle this evening.
According to a series of tweets from his handle:
“I Malam Nasir @elrufai has tested positive for Covid-19 according to results of samples which I submitted last week. I am in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the NCDC for a someone that is not showing symptoms.
I appeal to the people of Kaduna State to continue to closely observe the preventive measures already announced. It is most important that everybody should do their utmost to stay safe, stay home and stay alive.
The deputy governor is in charge of task force for COVID19 and shall continue to issue statement from time -to-time.”
The fight against coronavirus is a joint task and we all need to play our part.
Wash your hands
Your hands should not touch your face
No large gatherings
Stay at home
Eat fruits to boost your immune system
Don’t share fake news
Report to the appropriate authorities if you notice any symptom or you have a case to report. See numbers for different states to call here.
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