Former Vice President of Nigeria Atiku Abubakar son has tested positive to the global pandemic Corona Virus.
Atiku, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party- PDP made this known on micro blogging social networking site Twitter on Sunday night.
My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management. I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real. -AA— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) March 22, 2020
It will be recalled that MDB reported earlier today that 8 persons tested positive to the dreaded virus, with one additional case from Abuja, another one in Oyo, and 6 in Lagos state bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 30 in Nigeria.
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