The governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
This was revealed in the afternoon of Tuesday, June 30. His status comes after ex-governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi died of coronavirus complications.
Akeredolu joins the list of governors who have tested positive for the virus, making it a total of five.
Recall that Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state, Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia, Seyi Makinde of Oyo state are the governors who have tested positive and recovered from COVID-19.