Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s vice president, has tested negative for Coronavirus disease, the presidency has said.
Mr Osinbajo who went into self-isolation on Tuesday is believed to have had several contacts with Abba Kyari, his principal’s Chief of Staff, who tested positive to the pandemic disease.
In a tweet Wednesday morning, the special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, Babafemi Ojudu, announced that the number two citizen tested negative.
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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo test negative
— @Babafemi Ojudu (@babaloveme3) March 25, 2020
Meanwhile, Mr Buhari has reportedly gone into self-isolation after he was discovered to be constant cough which is one of the symptoms of the disease.