Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for Coronavirus, following his exposure to a confirmed case of COVID-19.
He is currently undergoing treatment for the virus.
This was disclosed in a statement by the Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi.
“Following the governor’s exposure to a confirmed case, PCR test performed yesterday the 11th of December has confirmed that he has indeed been infected with the virus which is supported by mild symptoms and fatigue typical of a mild case of COVID,” Professor Abayomi said in a statement.
The health commissioner said governor Sanwo-Olu is receiving treatment and is being closely monitored at home by the very experienced State COVID-19 clinical team from IDH Yaba.