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Ekiti Governor Fayemi Tests Positive To Covid-19

Valentine Chinyem

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Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has tested positive for Coronavirus.

The governor disclosed this on Twitter on Wednesday.

He said this he had ran a test for COVID-19 twice in the past, but unfortunately, the third one came back negative.

The tweet reads, ”I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back positive. I’m generally ok and I’m already self isolating at home and receiving the best of care from my medical team. I’m delegating critical tasks to my Deputy but will continue routine duty from home. JKF”

Ekiti state currently has 86 Covid-19 cases in the country, while Lagos tops the list of states with most number of cases with 13,806; Abuja is 3297 while Oyo state is in third place with 2219 cases. Nigeria has a total of 38,344 cases with 813 deaths recorded so far.