According to the Chief press secretary to the Speaker, in a statement says samples were taken from the Speaker, Mr Titus Uba and four other members of the Benue State House of Assembly by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The household of the Speaker, Mr Titus Uba was also tested. In the test carried out on his household, only him and his last son tested positive to the virus.
Mr Uba has asked everyone who might have come in contact with him within the last week to present themselves for test.
Uba also said that modalities have been put in place for all the members of the Benue state House of Assembly to get tested to know their status.
Mr Uba and his son have already been isolated.
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