Delta Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, and wife, Edith have tested positive for COVID-19.
The improvement was sequel to exams performed on them after a number of days of self-isolation, which began on Friday after one in all their daughters examined positive for the virus.
The first household within the state, in accordance with a press release by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, are steady and have commenced vital remedy and additional isolation.
The governor thanked Deltans for their prayers for his household and referred to as for continued supplications for all sufferers present process remedy for the pandemic.
He assured his administration wouldn’t relent in its efforts at combating the virus within the state, and urged the general public to help the federal government in that regard by complying with prescribed protocols by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Okowa reiterated that “COVID-19 is actual. The price is growing in our state and the virus is taking the lives of a few of our folks.
“I, subsequently, once more name on each Deltan to watch the protocols on the virus whereas in public, to curb additional unfold of the virus, particularly within the communities.’’