The minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has tested positive for covid-19
Onyeama broke the news in a tweet on Sunday, July 19, 2020.
He is presently being isolated according to reports.
“Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive. That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best. #StayHomeSaveLives #COVID19 #PTFCOVID19,” the minister tweeted.
Onyeama is the first high profile minister to contract the disease under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.