The Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai has just tested positive for Corona Virus. He made this announcement on Instagram on the 28th of March, 2020. According to him, he took the the test earlier in the week and though he is asymptomatic, he will be going into isolation in compliance with recommendation of the NCDC (Nigeria Center For Disease Control).
This makes him the second governor in Nigeria to test positive for the Corona Virus.
Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the Covid-19 test. The result was released this evening and I regret to say that it was positive.
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KADUNA UPDATE: Malam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that he has tested positive for Covid-19. He is in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the NCDC for someone that is not showing symptoms. Malam Nasir El-Rufai appeals to the people of Kaduna State to continue to closely observe the preventive measures already announced. It is most important that everybody should do their utmost to stay safe, stay home and stay alive.