The Secretary to the Government of the Federation of Nigeria (SGF), Boss Mustapha has revealed that some members of his family have tested positive to Covid-19.
Mustapha who is the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman of the Working Group of the President on COVID-19 matters shared this in an official personal statement he made in Abuja on Sunday evening.
According to the SGF, they tested positive on Saturday and are currently experiencing no symptoms.
He also said, both he and his wife, however, tested negative.
In the announcement, he said. “I would like to inform the general public that some members of my household considered COVID-19 positive last night.
Although they are not currently asymptomatic, they are isolated and receiving medical treatment at one of the government treatment centers.
“My wife and I had a negative test, but we will remain in self-isolation, we will work from home, according to the protocols of the health authorities.
“I want to remind all Nigerians that COVID-19 is real. As the Nigerian Centers for Disease Control (NCDC) announced last week, we are seeing an increase in cases in several states.
“Please stay safe and protect yourself. Adhere to all public health and safety measures so that we do not lose the gains made in the fight against COVID-19.
“As a family, we long for your prayers. Please take responsibility and protect our country. “