Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has tested tests negative for the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Osinbajo’s test comes a day after the president, Muhammadu Buhari also tested negative for the flu-like virus ravaging the world.
Announcing his test, the Senior Special Assistant-Media & Publicity to the vice-president, Laulo Akande he had been observing social distancing as he was in self-isolation in accordance with NCDC guidelines.
Sources say the Aso Villa State House where the president and vice-president reside have been on lockdown since Tuesday after Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to the president, tested positive to the virus.
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