Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has examined optimistic for COVID-19.
That is coming after take a look at outcomes of many of the Governor’s shut aides returned optimistic in the previous few weeks.
Although the Governor is asymptomatic, he has commenced COVID-19 therapy as prescribed by medical personnel.
Ortom confirmed this in a press release despatched to DAILY POST by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase.
The Governor suggested those that had are available in contact with him within the final couple of days to go for COVID-19 take a look at.
He confused that it’s equally vital that those that got here involved with different individuals who’ve examined optimistic for the virus ought to go for take a look at to establish their COVID-19 standing.
“Governor Ortom urged Benue individuals to proceed to watch the protocol for the prevention of the virus equivalent to sporting of face masks, use of sanitizers, common handwashing and bodily distancing.
“He admonished the individuals to not be fearful of going for COVID-19 take a look at as doing so would assist curb the unfold of the illness,” the assertion added.
BREAKING: Benue Governor, Ortom exams optimistic for COVID-19