The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu announced on a Facebook post on Tuesday (Today), that he tested positive for the novel Corona Virus Disease.
On the post he made it known that he had submitted his sample for COVID-19 test and the result, which came some time before he made the post, was positive.
Akeredolu also disclosed that he was in the asymptomatic stage of the disease, meaning that he has not yet started showing symptoms of the disease, however following the test result which was positive, Gov. Akeredolu has gone into self-isolation while being administered to by a team of health officials at the state Infectious Disease Hospital.
The announcement by the Governor read
“Earlier today, I got a confirmation of positive result for COVID-19. I am asymptomatic and not displaying any symptoms.
“I am currently self-isolating and supervised home management will be administered by the wonderful team at our Infectious Disease Hospital. I ask that we all stay safe and well.”