Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu tests positive for coronavirus
Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State Governor, has tested positive for coronavirus, the state health commissioner, Prof. Akin Abayomi, announced on Saturday.
The outcome of the test has made the governor to go into isolation on Friday.
Abayomi in a statement said, “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 COVID19.
“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”.