The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has tested for coronavirus, Bittertruth Media reports.
The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, confirmed this in a media statement made available on Tuesday.
Gov.Bala Mohammed’s positive test result follows an earlier contact he had with the son of former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday.
Similarly, three staff of the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari have tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19).
This follows an earlier positive test result for Coronavirus by Mr.Kyari.
This situation has thrown the Presidential Villa into a partial lockdown as none essential staff have been asked to stay away.