Ebonyi state Governor, Dave Umahi, has tested positive for COVID-19.
The governor disclosed this in an announcement on Sunday.
Umahi revealed that the results of the take a look at carried out by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) got here again positive.
Also, some aides of Umahi reportedly examined positive.
The governor has nevertheless directed Kelechi Igwe, his deputy, to take over the frontline coordination of the state’s combat towards the pandemic.
Umahi, who mentioned he isn’t exhibiting any symptom for the time being, appealed to the folks of Ebonyi to take the NCDC protocols extra significantly.