The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prf. Akin Abayomi, has contracted the COVID-19.
In a tweet by the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Lagos State on News Media, Gawat Jubril A., the health commissioner is said to be doing well as he has not developed any symptom related to the virus yet.
Gawat disclosed that Prof. Akin will therefore begin the mandatory 14 self-isolation immediately.
FLASH: The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, @ProfAkinAbayomi has tested POSITIVE to the Corona Virus … he is doing well no symptoms .. will begin 14 days self-isolation & home care immediately… continues to discharge his duty as Deputy Incident Commander. pic.twitter.com/SvPXpoU7an— Gawat Jubril A. (@Mr_JAGss) August 24, 2020