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Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for coronavirus.
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Skin Abayomi, revealed this on Saturday, following the result of the test performed on the governor on Friday, after one of his close aides tested positive for the virus.
Recall that the governor had gone into isolation on Friday, following contact with persons infected with the virus.
Giving an update in a statement on Saturday night, Abayomi, said that the governor was undergoing treatment at home by medical experts in the state.
The statement, titled, “Sanwo-Olu Undergoes COVID-19 Treatment”, reads, “Following Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s exposure to a confirmed case of COVID-19, a PCR test performed yesterday, 11th of December, has confirmed that he has indeed been infected with the virus, which is supported by mild symptoms and fatigue, typical of a mild case of COVID-19
“Mr Governor is receiving treatment and is being closely monitored at home by the very experienced State #COVID-19 clinical team from IDH Yaba.
“Mr Sanwo-Olu is doing well on treatment and rest and we are confident that he will recover quickly and clear the virus.”