Breaking News: Niger Governor goes into Isolation

March 25, 2020

Niger Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has gone on self-isolation as a result of his presence at the Nigeria Governors’ Forum meeting on March 18.

The meeting was attended by a lot of Governors, including Bala Mohammed of Bauchi, who has been tested positive of coronavirus.

In a statement by Bello’s Chief Press Secretary, Mrs. Mary Noel Berje, the Governor decided to embark on self-isolation considering the fact that as a public figure, he must have had contact with some confirmed contact cases of COVID-19.

The statement stated that the Governor is awaiting tests to know his status.

“Considering the fact that I was in Abuja the whole of last week to participate in the APC National meeting with the President, The Nigeria Governors forum meeting, National Economic council meeting and the World bank breakfast meeting, as a way of leading by example I have placed my self on isolation and waiting to be tested, along with members of my family.

”The Governor has also directed that all his close aides and all cabinet members should subject themselves to self-isolation.”

Speaking about the lockdown of the state, the Governor called on the general public not to panic as the measures so far put in place by the government are for containment of the pandemic.

You may be interested

Civil Society Statement On The State Of The Nation & FG’s Response To COVID-19
News
News

Civil Society Statement On The State Of The Nation & FG’s Response To COVID-19

Webby - March 25, 2020

Today, we, the Civil Society Alliance Against COVID-19 (CSAA COVID-19) received with shock the news that a number of politicians…

Coronavirus: Anambra markets constitute task force to monitor installation of wash hand buckets, sanitizers
News
News

Coronavirus: Anambra markets constitute task force to monitor installation of wash hand buckets, sanitizers

Webby - March 25, 2020

…thank God COVID – 19 is yet to reach Anambra – Adinuba By Eze Nwabueze In line with Anambra state…

Coronavirus: Joshua In Quarantine After Meeting Prince Charles
Sports
1 views
Sports
1 views

Coronavirus: Joshua In Quarantine After Meeting Prince Charles

Webby - March 25, 2020

Anthony Joshua has gone into self-isolation at home following the news that Prince Charles has contracted coronavirus. Joshua, 30, met…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.