Delta state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and wife, Edith, have tested positive for Coronavirus.
The governor made the announcement on social media today July 1. This comes barely a week after one of their daughters tested positive for the virus.
‘‘My wife and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We are well and continuing with our isolation/medication. We thank you all for your continued prayers for us and our daughter.’‘ he wrote.
He joins the growing list of Nigerian governors who have tested positive for coronavirus like Gov El-Rufai, Ikpeazu, Makinde, Bala Mohammed and as of yesterday, Akeredolu.
They have all recovered except for Ikpeazu and Akeredolu.
Delta state currently has 965 confirmed cases of COVID-19.