Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
“I just received my COVID-19 confirmation test result. It is POSITIVE. I am asymptomatic and will continue to self-isolate,” Makinde tweeted on Monday evening.
“I have designated Prof Temitope Alonge, former Chief Medical Director of the University College, Ibadan, as the Head of COVID-19 Task Force while I recover fully.
Please continue to comply with all the directives from the COVID-19 Task Force.
Stay home, stay safe,” he added.