Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi Tests Negative For COVID-19
Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, has recovered from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) after over one week.
The Governor, who went on isolation eleven days ago after testing positive for the virus, expressed gratitude for the prayers and good wishes received from well-wishers while the period lasted.
The governor took to his Twitter account to announce on Saturday, August 1 that he has now tested negative for the novel virus.
“My sincere gratitude goes to God Almighty, my family, my medical team and all well wishers for the prayers and solidarity.
“We must continue to do all we can to tackle the pandemic,” he posted.
Meanwhile, COVID-19 cases have continued to rise within the country.
On Friday, Nigeria recorded 462 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its total infections to 43,151, according to the NCDC.