By Mosunmola Ayobami, Kwara
The wife of Kwara State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Abieyuwa Alabi has tested negative for COVID-19, following repeated tests to ascertain her status.
Western Post in August reported that the Deputy Governor of the State, who is also Chairman of the state’s Technical Committee, Mr. Kayode Alabi, and his wife, Mrs. Alabi, had tested positive for COVID-19.
The Chief Press secretary to the Governor and spokesman for the COVID-19 Technical Committee, Rafiu Ajakaye said in a statement on Saturday, said, “Her Excellency, the wife of the Deputy Governor has twice tested negative to the virus after she was successfully managed by a team of government’s medical professionals.
“The result of her repeat test on Friday, September 4th confirmed her to be negative and therefore free of the virus.
“The government and the second family of Kwara State thank members of the public for their support and prayers, and commend the medical team for their commitment at all times.
“The government similarly wishes all our patients quick recovery and urges members of the public to continue to adhere to all safety measures to flatten the curve of transmission,” the statement reads.