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JUST IN: Benue State Governor Tests Positive To COVID 19

By Damilola Adeyemo

BENUE – Samuel Ortom, Benue State Governor has tested positive for coronavirus, the announcement was made by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase on Wednesday.

In a statement, Akase said “This follows the test results of most of the Governor’s close aides who also returned positive in the last few weeks.

“Though the Governor has not shown any symptoms of the disease, he has already commenced treatment as prescribed by medical personnel.

“The Governor says it is equally important that those who came in contact with other persons who have tested positive for the virus should go for a test to ascertain their COVID-19 status” according to Samuel Ortom.

Ortom urges Nigerians to keep observing the covid-19 protocols so as to curb the spread of the virus.

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