Nigeria’s Vice President Mr. Yemi Osinbajo has tested negative for coronavirus.
This is coming 24 hours after the Professor of Law had gone into self-isolation following fears he could have interacted physically with some people who tested positive to Covid 19 especially Abba Kyari the Chief of Staff to President Buhari.
In a tweet by Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser to the President of Nigeria on Political Matters the Vice President results have returned negative. “Vice President Yemi Osinbajo tested negative,” he tweeted on Wednesday morning.
Mr Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the Vice President had on Tuesday disclosed that Prof. Osinbajo has begun social distancing and self-isolation.
With this result, the anxiety over the Vice President health has been finally settled as he would now go about his duties, even with more precaution.