Governor Sanwo-Olu Tests Positive to COVID-19

The governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for coronavirus.

This was disclosed on Saturday by the State’s Commissioner for Health, Prof. Emmanuel Akinola Abayomi.

In a statement released on Saturday night, the health commissioner said the governor was being treated at home by medical experts in the state.

The statement reads, “Following Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s exposure to a confirmed case of COVID19, a PCR test performed yesterday the 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 #COVID19 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,” the statement concluded.


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