This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Thursday, 26th, March 2020
President Buhari’s New Coronavirus Test Result Released
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has tested negative for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Naija News reports that this was disclosed in a statement issued by the Presidency on Wednesday afternoon.
Osinbajo’s Coronavirus Test Result Out
Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has tested negative to the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19).
This is coming barely 24 hours after Osinbajo went into self-isolation following fears he could have physically interacted with some persons who tested positive.
Edo Assembly Speaker Contracts Coronavirus
The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Frank Ekiye has tested positive to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
A report monitored on Daily Trust by Naija News said the Edo Assembly Speaker has tested positive for the deadly coronavirus which has since been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO).
COVID-19: Osun Gov. Confirms Index Case, Reveal Wife’s Test Result
Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State in a statement on Wednesday, March 25 regrettably confirmed the first case of Coronavirus in the state, adding that the test carried out on him and his wife has come out negative.
Naija News understands that Oyetola made the disclosure at a press conference held on Wednesday at the government house in the capital city of the state, Osogbo.
20 Judges In Osun State Go Into Self-Isolation After Coronavirus Outbreak
Twenty judges of the Osun State judiciary who recently returned from a trip to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates are presently on self-isolation.
This was confirmed to newsmen by the Commissioner for Health in Osun State, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu on Wednesday.