Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, disclosed this in a media statement made available on Tuesday.
Solacebase recalled that the Governor had earlier said he met with the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who tested positive for the virus in an aircraft from Lagos to Abuja
According to the statement on Tuesday, Gidado revealed that the results of the tests carried out by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) were out.
According to him, six initial tests were administered on the governor, as well as his family and aides who accompanied him to Lagos.
The statement said, “Of the six initial tests carried out, one sample was confirmed positive of COVID-19. The positive result happened to be that of His Excellency, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, the Executive of Bauchi State.’’
The statement issued on Tuesday