As Nigerian Government intensifies efforts to contain the dreaded Covid-19, Son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has tested positive for coronavirus.
Mr Abubakar confirmed this via his Twitter handle @atiku, urging Nigerians to remember his Son in prayers.
The PDP chieftain said his Son has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital for treatment.
He tweeted, “My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management. I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real. -AA
Earlier in the day, Atiku had tweeted praising our health workers for their efforts in containing the virus.
“I join millions of other Nigerians to celebrate our health workers for their courageous work at this challenging time, and I urge all Nigerians to remain strong while we fight the scourge of this #COVIDー19 to the end,” the tweet reads