Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for the coronavirus after he was exposed to a confirmed case, that was one of his aides.
“A PCR test performed yesterday the 11th of December has confirmed that he has indeed been infected with the virus,” Lagos State Commissioner for Information, Gbenga Omotoso said on Saturday.
The Commissioner said the Governor was showing mild symptoms and fatigue typical of a mild case of Covid-19 and that he had started receiving treatment.
Sanwo-Olu on Friday went into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday.
The Governor and other members of his team were tested by the Lagos State Biobank on Saturday after which his result showed he had tested positive for the virus.