Governor Okowa, Wife Test Positive To Covid-19

Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and Wife, Dame Edith Okowa
Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and Wife, Dame Edith Okowa

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, and wife, Edith, on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 tested positive to COVID-19.

The development is sequel to tests conducted on them after a few days of self-isolation, which they went into on Friday after one of their daughters tested positive to the virus.

The two heads of the First Family in the state, according to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, are stable and have commenced necessary treatment, and further isolation.

The governor thanked Deltans for their prayers for his family, and called for continued supplications for all patients undergoing treatment for the pandemic.

ALSO READ:  Deltans Disappointed Over Distribution Pattern Of COVID-19 Palliatives As Activist Knocks DESOPADEC

He assured that his administration would not relent in its efforts at combating the virus in the state, and urged the public to support the government in that regard by complying with prescribed protocols by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

Okowa reiterated that “COVID-19 is real. The rate is increasing in our state and the virus is taking the lives of some of our people.

“I, therefore, again call on every Deltan to observe the protocols on the virus while in public, to curb further spread of the virus, especially in the communities.”

Your Comments Here

For publication of your news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials on this Website, please send mail to [email protected].

For Advert placement, Call or send a WhatsApp Message to +234 814 275 0039.

Loading...