Two Nigerian ministers have tested negative for the deadly Coronavirus pandemic.
Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning and Clement Agba, Minister of State, Budget and National Planning both tested negative for Coronavirus on Thursday.
According to Ahmed, on her twitter account, “I am grateful for negative #Covid19 test results & appreciate your concerns & prayers.“I urge all of us to practice social distancing, wash our hands & use sanitizers as frequently as possible to help put an end to this global pandemic. Please support by following guidelines.”
Also, the Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, on its twitter handle said Ahmed and Agba have tested negative for Coronavirus.
Here is the tweet below
@FinMinNigeria is glad to announce that test results for #Covid19 has returned NEGATIVE for both our Ministers @ZShamsuna @ClemAgba. The test was considered necessary after confirmed interactions with persons who tested positive. Follow @NCDCgov for updates. #LetsFightCovid19 pic.twitter.com/26gAp5Kzij
— Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning (@FinMinNigeria) March 26, 2020