Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly gone into self-isolation after showing signs of COVID-19 despite testing Negative.
According to SaharaReporters, A top government source told the news agency that persistent coughing by the President raised fears in Aso Villa on Tuesday despite him earlier testing negative to Coronavirus. Since it was announced that Abba Kyari, Buhari’s Chief of Staff, tested positive for the deadly virus, all had not been the same in the Presidential Villa.
The Presidential Intensive Care Unit inside the Villa has been activated and placed on standby after President Muhammadu Buhari went into self-isolation on Tuesday evening.
In other news, all attendees and awardees of the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on March 14, 2020, at Eko Hotel, Lagos, have been asked to self-isolate themselves.
This was announced by the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Ayobami.
According to the commissioner, the participants of AMVCA may have been in contact with one of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lagos.