The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Obafemi Hamzat has described as an unpleasant experience, the process of undergoing the COVID-19 test.
Hamzat stated this while announcing his coronavirus test result which turned out negative. He that that though the test was not a pleasant experience, as a leader it was important he undertook the test to avoid distractions.
The deputy governor wrote on his Twitter handle-@drobafemihamzat: “The #COVID19 test is not a pleasant experience but it is important that as a leader nothing distracts me from my role this period. I’m happy to announce that my #COVID19 test result is NEGATIVE.
“A big thank you to all our health workers. Please play your role, #StayHomeSaveLives”
Lagos State has remained the epicentre of persons infected by the dreaded virus in Nigeria. The state as at Saturday, April 4, has a record of 109 confirmed cases. Of the number, 23 have been treated and discharged while one person has died as a result of the virus.
The governor of the state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his family members and aides also recently tested negative to the virus.