The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that he tested negative for the Coronavirus disease.
Mr. Mohammed said this on Thursday in response to a reporter on the result of his test during a press briefing in Abuja.
The minister said he was tested on Wednesday.
The Minister of State for Health, Senator Olorunnimbe Mamora, also said he tested negative for the virus.
Mamora went into self-isolation after he had contact with someone who tested positive for the virus.
“Following my contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, I went into self-isolation. Testing was carried out on me yesterday (Wednesday) and the result came back negative this morning (Thursday),” he said.