Oyo State Governor, Makinde recovers from coronavirus, tests negative

By Comrade Nnadi Goodluck

Oyo State Governor, Makinde recovers from coronavirus, tests negative

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19), after testing positive 6 days ago.

This was disclosed by the Governor late Sunday night through his Twitter account.

“I am deeply moved by your prayers and support throughout this period. I am so thankful. This evening, I received my second negative test result for COVID-19. I especially thank Prof Temitope Alonge, who acted in my stead as Head of the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force.

“I am also grateful to all members of the Task Force for their cooperation during this time. I will be resuming my responsibility as Head of the Task Force from tomorrow.” The tweet read.

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At the time of filing this report, Nigeria has a total of 232 confirmed cases of the virus in the country, 33 persons have been discharged with five deaths, according to the NCDC.

Updated: April 14, 2020 — 4:15 am

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Comrade Nnadi Goodluck

Comrade Nnadi Goodluck started writing since 2007. In 2016, he graduated from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra with a Degree in Educational Management and Policy/Health Education. He did his NYSC in Oyo state.

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