Unofficial reports Monday evening said President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Malam Abba Kyari may have tested positive to coronavirus. He reportedly traveled to Germany and returned to Nigeria recently on official assignment.
The reports however went viral Tuesday morning on social media.
In the latest version making the round, President Buhari tested negative to COVID-19 test.
No official statement was available from the Presidential Villa on the issue.
An official contacted by Newsdiaryonline said it is the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire who is tasked with the responsibility of giving updates on COVID-19. He urged our reporter to wait for updates from the Minister.