SWITZERLAND, JULY 22 – Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, has tested positive for the coronavirus, after his third test.
“I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back positive. I’m generally ok and I’m already self isolating at home and receiving the best of care from my medical team.
“I’m delegating critical tasks to my Deputy but will continue routine duty from home. JKF,” the governor tweeted on Wednesday.
Fayemi joins a growing list of Nigerian governors diagnosed with the coronavirus, including governors Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, and Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia, amongst others.