Governor of Bauchi State, Alhaji Bala Mohammed, has announced that he is in self isolation after coming in contact with the son of former VP Atiku Abubakar who tested positive for coronavirus.
”Our Governor Bala Mohammed in self-isolation following contact with Atiku Abubakar’s son. Yes. We were on the same flight from Lagos to Abuja. They shook hands and exchanged pleasantries. The Gov. and the rest of us have taken tests. The results will be negative In Sha Allah,” the state’s Commissioner for Information Ladan Salihu, said in a tweet on Monday afternoon.
Governor Mohammed was said to have flown from Lagos to Abuja aboard Aero Contractors with Atiku’s son.
Former Vice President Atiku had on Sunday night disclosed that his son had tested positive for coronavirus and had been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital in the Federal Capital Territory for treatment.