Dayo Mustapha


1. Malam Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna Governor of Malam Nasir El-rufai on March 28, 2020 tweeted: “ I submited a pattern for the COVID-19 check and the end result got here on this night and I remorse to say that it’s constructive.

He’s the index case of the state.

El-Rufai standing scared many due to his underlying diseases.

However the Governor proved to be a fighter.

After nearly 4 weeks of therapy, he reported the excellent news on April 22.

Based on him: “I’m delighted to report right this moment that after almost 4 weeks of observing a strict medical regime, I’ve now obtained the all-clear after two consecutive check outcomes.”

2. Seyi Makinde

On March 31, 2020 Oyo Governor Seyi Makinde was confirmed constructive.

It was hours after the Peoples Democratic Occasion(PDP) rally, which he attended in Ibadan.

He tweeted: “I simply obtained my COVID-19 affirmation check end result. It’s constructive. I’m asymptomatic and can proceed to self-isolate.”

However after days of therapy, he recovered from the virus.

On April 5, Makinde examined detrimental.

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He stated: ” I’ve been in isolation myself, sure I misplaced a bit little bit of weight, which I believe is nice as a result of if you end up in isolation, the tendency is to simply watch tv and eat, however I’ve been utilizing the treadmill.”

“It has additionally been a interval to mirror, have a look at the programmes, the insurance policies and the issues which we need to do for the folks of Oyo State and in addition mirror on how Covid-19 goes to have an effect on us socially and economically.

“I need to take this chance to say thanks to the folks of Oyo State for all of your prayers and assist. God answered your prayers on my behalf. All our aspirations for the nice folks of Oyo State shall be fulfilled.”

3. Bala Muhammed

On March 24, 2020, rigidity arose in Bauchi when Senior Particular Assistant on Media to Governor Bala Mohammed,, Mukhtar Gidado,introduced the previous Minister of Federal Capital Territory(FCT) has been confirmed postive of COVID-19 virus shortly after the day he had contact with son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who was confirmed to have been contaminated with the virus.

The Governor assured he was sound, calm and in good spirit regardless of his standing.

He nevertheless regretted not been there to carry out his obligation, which is to serve the indigenes of the state because of his situation.

He was handled with chloroquine, Zithromax, zinc, iron and vitamin C, in accordance with him.

On April 29, he introduced he has been confirmed detrimental and free from the virus.

4. Rotimi Akeredolu

Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on June 30 confirmed his COVID-19 constructive standing through his Twitter deal with.

The Governor tweeted: “ I examined constructive for #COVID19. All is effectively. I’m asymptomatic and have been self -isolating.

“Work continues. Your continued prayers over my wellbeing are most appreciated.”

There was controversies between he and his Deputy.

Lower than every week later, Akeredolu, who stated he was asymptomatic, introduced docs confirmed his detrimental standing of the covid-19 virus after working the check twice.

5. Dave Umahi

On July 4, Ebonyi Governor, Dave Umahi disclosed that the results of the check performed by the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) got here again constructive.

The Governor directed Kelechi Igwe, his deputy, to take over the frontline coordination of the state’s combat in opposition to the pandemic.

The governor continues to be in 14- day isolation.

6. Ifeanyi Okowa

Considered one of his daughters was first to be reported constructive.

By July 1, Delta Governor Ifeanyi Okowa reported he had been contaminated too together with his spouse.

The Governor and his spouse are nonetheless in self-isolation present process therapy.

7. Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu

Abia Commissioner for Data, John Okiyi Kalu, introduced on June eight that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu had examined constructive for coronavirus.

He directed his Deputy, Rt Hon Ude Oko Chukwu, to behave on his behalf pending his full resumption of duties.

On July 4, Ikpeazu reportedly examined detrimental for COVID-19.

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