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Buhari Reacts As Foreign Minister, Onyeama Contracts COVID-19

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President Muhammadu Buhari has wished the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema, a speedy recovery after he tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).

Naija News reports that Geoffrey Onyeama had in a post on Twitter revealed that he had contracted Covid-19.

The Minister tweeted: “Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive.

“That is life! win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best. #StayHomeSaveLives #COVID19 #PTFCOVID19.

Reacting in a post on Twitter, President Buhari expressed gratitude to Onyeama for his support in fighting to curb the spread of Coronavirus.

He wrote: “I wish Geoffrey Onyeama speedy recovery from Covid-19. Nigeria is eternally grateful for his diligence in attracting international support to defeat the pandemic and boost the economy.

“He has been a tireless worker and a strong pillar of our administration.”

Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.