BREAKING: El-Rufai test positive for coronavirus

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna still positive for coronavirus
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna

Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has tested positive for coronavirus, (COVID-19).

The governor in a life broadcast said earlier this week, he submitted a sample for the COVID-19 test and the  result came in positive, adding that he has being in isolation according to Doctors order.

He said: “Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the COVID-19 test and the result came in this evening, and I regret to say that it is positive.

“According to the protocols for managing COVID-19, I am in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the NCDC for a someone that is no showing symptoms.

“The Deputy Governor is chairing our COVID-19 Taskforce and will continue to issue statements from time to time.”