The Ebonyi State Governor Chief David Umahi Has Tested Positive For COVID 19

By Musa Sunusi Ahmad

The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him. he noted that himself and some of his close aides tested positive for the virus after carrying out the Corona virus test.

He further disclosed that presently they are not showing any symptoms but have since isolated in line with NCDC protocol .

The Governor directed the deputy Governor Kelechi Igwe to takeover the frontline coordination of the state’s determined fight against the pandemic to protect Ebonyi people.

The Governor said there is No regrets as his government will never abandon the people at a trying period like now.

He appealed to the people of Ebonyi state to take the Ncdc protocol more seriously while stating that he’s working from home and all my meetings will be through virtual procedure.

He said he’s optimistic that Soonest they will all test negative .

It would be recalled that the Governor had few days ago said that he has been treating malaria for quite some time but his health condition did not improve.

He noted that he was tested alongside other government functionaries but the result came out negative adding that he had to sent his sample to Abuja for another testing

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