Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Kyari, tests positive,President Buhari tests Negative
The Chief of Staff to Nigeria President, Abba Kyari, has allegedly tested Positive to the deadly Coronavrius.
According to Punchng, Kyari, who recently returned from Germany, had tested positive.
Kyari is one of the oldest persons in Nigeria with a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus.
Punchng reports that top source at the Federal Ministry of Health revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari, had tested negative but the President would be tested again in a few days.
Abba Kyari travelled to Germany on Saturday, March 7th to meet with officials of Siemens in Munich on the Nigerian electricity expansion programme. He returned exactly one week later on Saturday, March 14th, but did not show any symptoms.
He was said to have been at a meeting on containing the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria all through Sunday March 22nd where he purportedly began to cough. Accordingly, he intentionally submitted himself for testing and was informed regarding his status yesterday.
Kyari has however gone into absolute isolation following the test result. He is said to be hale and hearty and showing no symptoms apart from the occasional cough.