Governor Seyi Makinde Recovers, Tests Negative For COVID-19

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde

SAN FRANCISCO, April 06, (THEWILL) – Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has tested negative for the Coronavirus six days after he tested positive for the COVID-19 and was in self-isolation

The governor had on March 30th, announced via social media that he had tested positive for the virus, stating that though he is asymptomatic, he will continue to self-isolate.

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However, in a statement via his official Twitter handle, Governor Makinde in the late hours of April 5th, announced that he had received his second negative test result for COVID-19.

He thanked everyone who had prayed and supported him within the course of his isolation, with a special appreciation of Professor Temitope Alonge who stood in for him as head of Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force.