BREAKING: Abba Kyari Tests Positive For Coronavirus COVID-19, President Buhari Tests Negative

March 24, 2020
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President Muhammadu Buhari has tested negative for the , while his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, tested positive for the deadly virus on Monday.

According to THIS DAY, the test for the disease that was carried out yesterday on the president by the Centre for Disease Control ().

The NCDC has informed President Buhari on the outcome his negative result this morning in Abuja.

According to presidential sources, the test for the president was necessitated after his Chief of Staff, Mr. tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.

Kyari had travelled to Germany on Saturday, March 7, 2020, to meet with officials of Siemens in Munich on the Nigerian electricity expansion programme.

He returned exactly one week later on Saturday, March 14th, but did not show any symptoms.

He was said to have been at a meeting on containing the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria all through Sunday, where he reportedly started to cough.

Subsequently, he voluntarily submitted himself for testing and was informed of his status yesterday. Kyari has however gone into absolute isolation following the test result.

THISDAY gathered that he is hale and hearty and showing no symptoms apart from the occasional cough.

Meanwhile, the NCDC on Monday reported the first confirmed death from coronavirus in the country, with 40 total cases spread across five states and the federal capital territory (FCT).

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