President Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, Tests Positive to Coronavirus, Buhari Tests Negative
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, identified as Abba Kyari, has reportedly tested positive to coronavirus.
A new report released by ThisDay has it that Abba Kyari who recently tested positive was at a meeting on containing the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria all through Sunday, where he reportedly began to cough.
Afterwards, Abba Kyari voluntarily submitted himself for testing and was informed of his status yesterday.
Meanwhile, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has tested negative for the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus), following a test for the disease that was carried out yesterday on the president by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The NCDC has told the president on the outcome his negative result this morning in Abuja.
Sources have it that the test for the president was necessitated after his Chief of Staff, Mr. Abba Kyari tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.
Abba Kyari had travelled to Germany on Saturday, March 7th to meet with officials of Siemens in Munich on the Nigerian electricity expansion programme.
He came back into the country one week later on Saturday, March 14th, but did not show any symptoms.
Further report have it that he was at a meeting on containing the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria all through Sunday, where he reportedly started to cough.