0 C
Lagos, NG
7th March 2021
LOCAL NEWS

Samuel Ortom: Benue Gov. Tests Positive To COVID-19

Samuel Ortom: Benue Gov. Tests Positive To COVID-19
Samuel Ortom: Benue Gov. Tests Positive To COVID-19

Samuel Ortom of Benue state, is said to have tested positive to the dreaded coronavirus. His Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, announced this on Wednesday.

Akase, in a statement made available to journalists in Makurdi, said: “The latest result of his (Governor Samuel Ortom) COVID-19 test has returned positive.

“This follows the test results of most of the Governor’s close aides who also returned positive in the last few weeks.

“Though the Governor has not shown any symptoms of the disease, he has already commenced treatment as prescribed by medical personnel.”

The statement added that Samuel Ortom advised those who have come in contact with him in the last couple of days to go for test.

The latest also comes a few hours after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 1303 new cases of the coronavirus on Tuesday. The centre also reported that 15 people died from the virus on Tuesday.

Related posts

Breaking: Gov El-Rufai Test Positive For Coronavirus

yellowdanfo

Emmanuel Adebayor gets a street named after him in Togo

yellowdanfo

PHOTO: 2019 elections will be free, fair, and credible- Buhari 

yellowdanfo

Speaker Blames Insecurity On Flawed Local Government System

yellowdanfo

Baby Factory: Police Arrest Operators In Oba Anambra State

yellowdanfo

State Of Emergency: PDP Allege Plot To Take Over Zamfara

yellowdanfo

€250m fraud: One Tan Ah Chai Richard docked,remanded in Prison

yellowdanfo

Davido Celebrates His Uncle, Senator Adeleke On His 60th Birthday

yellowdanfo

Appeal Court throws out suspended CJN Onnoghen’s request

yellowdanfo

Charly Boy shares an epic photo of him selling out TBS back in 1982!

yellowdanfo

Leave a Comment