Lagos Health Commissioner, Abayomi contracts Covid-19
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi on Monday announced that he has contracted the coronavirus and proceed on 14-day self-isolation.
In a tweet on his verified Twitter account, the commissioner who has been very active in the battle to contain the dreaded disease said he was obliged to make the incident public.
“With utmost sense of responsibility, I am obliged to make it known to the general public that I have tested positive to #COVID19,” Abayomi wrote on his Twitter handle.
“Consequently, I have proceeded on a 14 days self- isolation and treatment at home.
“I have the full support of the Incident Commander and Governor of Lagos State @jidesanwool, the entire Cabinet of the Government of Lagos State as well as my team @LSMOH to put this behind as soon as possible.
“I wish to however assure you all that my family members and I are fine and are responding positively to treatment.
“Let’s us continue to #Maskup and maintain #PhysicalDistancing as well as other established protocols for #COVID19 prevention as appropriate,” the commissioner wrote in the series of tweet.