Osinbajo tests negative for coronavirus

Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo, has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19).

The vice president went into self-isolation following contact with the chief of staff to President Buhari, Abba Kyari who reportedly tested positive for covid-19.

But in a message on Wednesday, Laolu Akande, the vice-president’s spokesman, said his principal had undergone test for COVID-19 and that the result is negative.

He said, ”Good morning sirs and ma: have been inundated with calls on whether indeed the VP had undergone a COVID19 test and the outcome. Yes, he has and results negative. An official tweet would follow. Thanks.”

Nigeria currently has 46 confirmed cases of the dreaded virus with one death.

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