The Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed has gone into self-isolation over fears of coronavirus after his contact with the son of Atiku Abubakar.
The self-isolation was confirmed on Monday by the Governor’s Chief of Staff, Ladan Salihu.
Naija News recalls Atiku disclosed on Twitter on Sunday evening that his son tested positive to the coronavirus pandemic.
Dr. Salihu disclosed via his Twitter handle that Governor Mohammed, alongside his entourage, met with the Vice President’s son while on flight from Lagos to Abuja.
He noted that all of them have taken the test and are expecting the result.
The tweet reads:
“Our Governor Bala Mohammed in self isolation following contact with Atiku Abubakar’s Son. Yes. We were on the same flight from Lagos to Abuja. They shook hands and exchanged pleasantries. The Gov and the rest of us have taken tests. The results will be negative in sha Allah.”