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Geoffrey Onyeama tests positive for coronavirus

Nigeria Minister of Foreign Affairs has tested positive for Coronavirus.

The minister made the update Via his verified twitter handle, the minister said his fourth Covid-19 test returned positive on Saturday.

Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive. That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best. #StayHomeSaveLives #COVID19 #PTFCOVID19

Geoffrey Onyeama (@GeoffreyOnyeama) July 19, 2020

he had felt slight itching in his throat and had his samples collected for Covid-19 test.

As of the time of this report, 36,107 people have contracted the virus in Nigeria out of which 14,938 people have recovered and have been discharged while 778 have died.

The minister joins the list of prominent Nigerians who have contracted the virus. Before now, Governors Rotimi Akeredolu, Nasir El-Rufai,, Bala Mohammed and Okezie Ikpeazu had also tested positive for the disease.

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