Bala Mohammed, The Governor of Bauchi State, has tested positive to coronavirus.
Mukhtar Gidado who is the governor’s Senior Special Assistant on Media made this announcement in a statement today, Tuesday.
The Governor was confirmed to have been infected with the virus after he had made contact with Atiku’s Abubakar’s son, He got tested a day after.
He had reportedly returned to Bauchi from an official trip to Lagos, He met with Atiku’s son and they shook hands to greet each other.
He also went into self-isolation though he is yet to show any symptoms to avoid the spread of the virus.
Gidado made it known today that the tests carried out by NCDC were out and only the governor came out positive.