COVID-19: Again, Gov El-Rufai goes into self-isolation


The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has again gone into self-isolation, after one of his family members and some senior Government officials close to him tested positive for COVID-19.

El-Rufai revealed this in a short video posted on his verified Twitter handle.

“Malam Nasir @elrufai has been notified of more positive COVID-19 test results of persons close to him, including an immediate family member and senior officials of the Kaduna State Government.

“As a precaution, he is in self-isolation pending a test by Sunday,” he wrote.

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Governor El-Rufai also urged residents of the state to continue to obey COVID-19 protocols.

LEAKBLAST has reported that El-Rufai was the first COVID-19 case recorded in Kaduna during the first wave of the pandemic.

The Governor was quarantined and treated by the medical team of Kaduna State for 21 days before testing negative. 

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