COVID-19: Okowa, family members go on self-isolation as daughter tests positive
One of the daughters of Delta State governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has tested positive to the dreaded Coronavirus (COVID-19).
This has been confirmed as the secretary to the state government, Barr. Chiedu Ebie and Commissioner for information, Mr Charles Aniagwu have been in isolation for about a week.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Friday said following the development, the entire family of Gov Okowa has gone on isolation for two weeks.
Consequently, the Governor and his family members will immediately commence self-isolation for 14 days.”
“It is again pertinent to stress that COVID-19 is real, and citizens are advised to be disciplined and comply with the protocols of wearing Face Masks and maintaining physical-distancing while in public places as well as basic hygiene of hand-washing with soap in running water and use of alcohol-based sanitisers as NCDC regulation demands,” Ifeajika added.
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