The Benue State Authorities has confirmed that Gov. Samuel Ortom examined unfavorable for COVID-19.
A press release by Ortom’s Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Mr Terver Akase, on Wednesday mentioned the governor admitted that although he examined unfavorable for COVID-19 on Dec. 14, 2020, a few of his shut aides, nonetheless, examined optimistic.
He mentioned the event made it vital for him to enter isolation because the NCDC protocol calls for.
The assertion additionally urged the folks of the state to go for the take a look at and know their COVID-19 standing.
It added that by doing so, they’d be complementing the federal government’s efforts in preventing the pandemic.
He mentioned it was solely by going for the COVID-19 take a look at, that an individual’s standing could possibly be decided and handled on time if optimistic.
Akase quoting medical specialists mentioned, the second section of the pandemic is deadlier than the primary and requires the collaboration of everybody to comprise it.
COVID-19: Ortom checks unfavorable, isolates as shut aides change into optimistic