The Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has tested positive for COVID-19.
The state’s Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi announced this on Saturday, said the Governor is currently experiencing “mild symptoms and fatigue typical of a mild case of COVID.”
In a statement, he added that Sanwo-Olu is receiving treatment and is being closely monitored at home by a clinical team from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba.
“Mr. Sanwo-Olu is doing well on treatment and rest and we are confident that he will recover quickly and clear the virus,” the statement said.
Sanwo-Olu went into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for COVID-19 on December 10,