BEVERLY HILLS, March 24, (THEWILL) – At least three aides of Mallam Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus and have been hospitalized, while other aides and staff in the office have been asked self-isolate and seek help if they become symptomatic.
THEWILL recalls that Mr. Kyari tested positive for the virus and has been hospitalized while President Buhari tested negative.
A news report in The Nation citing anonymous presidential sources said every person who had directed contact with Mr. Kyari or his sick aides have been advised to self-isolate immediately and get tested.
Buhari’s spokesmen, Mr Femi Adesina and Mallam Garba Shehu, have not responded to questions on the development all day. Calls and text messages have not been responded to.