Mr. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to Government of the Federation
Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman, Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha has gone into self isolation after some members of his family tested positive for the virus.
TheGazette noted that Mustapha disclosed this in a statement on Sunday night.
He said he and his wife tested negative but needed to observe all safety precautions by self-isolating.
The statement which he personally signed reads;
â€œI would like to inform the general public that some members of my household tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday (Saturday) evening.
â€œAlthough they are currently asymptomatic, they have been isolated and are receiving care in one of the government treatment centres.
â€œMy wife and I tested negative, but will remain in self-isolation and work from home according to protocols by the health authorities.
â€œI would like to remind all Nigerians that COVID-19 is real. As the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced last week, we are recording an increase in cases across several states.
â€œPlease 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.
â€œAs a family, we covet your prayers. Please Take Responsibility for yourself and to protect our country!â€
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