Commissioner for Youth Growth and Sports activities in Oyo State, Seun Fakorede, has examined optimistic for COVID-19.
The 28-year-old who’s the youngest commissioner in Governor Seyi Makinde’s cupboard, on Friday, stated he had gone into isolation so as to not unfold the illness.
Fakorede, although, admitted not figuring out how he contracted the virus as a result of he often takes all essential precautions.
He, nonetheless, stated Nigerians should know that COVID-19 shouldn’t be a demise sentence as many, together with his boss, Governor Seyi Makinde, have crushed the illness.
“I examined optimistic for COVID-19 and I would like you to know that there’s no trigger for any panic as I’m very properly, secure and sound with none signs/breakdown,” he stated.
“Earlier than the take a look at outcome got here in, I had no inkling that I used to be going to check optimistic. This was as a result of, regardless of the calls for of the workplace I occupy, I’ve been cautious since COVID-19 crept into our world — I took the take a look at similar to others and didn’t nurse any worry. I used to be asymptomatic, I nonetheless am, and I stay fearless.
“I’ve instantly adopted and adhered strictly to the directives of the Incident Administration for the Oyo State Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
“COVID-19 shouldn’t be in any means a demise sentence — So, whereas I acknowledge my principal, Governor Seyi Makinde, for the efforts he has put in place to deal with the pandemic, I wish to additional urge us all to proceed to do every thing to reduce the unfold of this virus.
“I’ll stay in isolation until I absolutely get better, I’ll combat this, victoriously — please proceed to adjust to all of the directives of the COVID-19 Process Pressure. Keep secure!”