The Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Elrufai has tested positive to the global Pandemic of Coronavirus.
This was revealed through a tweet on the official Twitter handle of the Kaduna State Governor.
” Malam Nasir @elrufai has disclosed that he has tested positive for Covid-19. He is in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the NCDC for a someone that is not showing symptoms.
Malam Nasir @elrufai appeals to the people of Kaduna State to continue to closely observe the preventive measures already announced.
It is most important that everybody should do their utmost to stay safe, stay home and stay alive”.
Meanwhile, the total number of Coronavirus Positive cases in Nigeria have increased to 97 as at Saturday night.
Confirming this latest figure in a tweet, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC said:
“Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 2 in FCT, 4 in Oyo, 1 in Kaduna and 1 in Osun State
As at 10:40 pm 28th March there are 97 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria with 1 death.”