The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has announced that he has tested negative for COVID-19. He made this known via his Twitter account on Sunday night.
Switch Nigeria reported about a week ago that the young governor tested positive to Coronavirus.
The tweet reads, “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.
However, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has not made an official announcement yet. As of 9:30 p.m. Sunday,there have beena total of 232 confirmed cases, of which 33 had been discharged and five had died.