The Presidential Task Force Chairman on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has announced going into self-isolation after some members of his family have tested positive for the dreaded pandemic.
Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), announcing this in a statement, yesterday, Sunday, December 13, said his consequent self-isolation was in compliance with the recommended protocols to avoid further spread of the virus.
The SGF said: “I would like to inform the general public that some members of my household tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday evening (Saturday).
“Although they are currently asymptomatic, they have been isolated and are receiving care in one of the government treatment centres.
“My wife and I tested negative, but will remain in self-isolation and work from home according to protocols by the health authorities.
“I would like to remind all Nigerians that COVID-19 is real. As the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced last week, we are recording an increase in cases across several states.
“Please stay safe and protect yourself. Adhere to all public health and safety measures so that we do not lose the gains we have made in the fight against COVID-19.
“As a family, we covet your prayers. Please take responsibility for yourself and to protect our country!”
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