Senior Assistant President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, confirmed that the President had gone into isolation following the COVID-19 proceedings after returning from his trip to London.
Shehu has revealed that the president and those in his delegation will be isolated according to guidelines for international travel such as the National Center for Disease Control, NCDC.
After Shehu, President Buhari and all those who accompanied him on the trip took the mandatory PCR test on Friday, August 13th, and will undergo the second test days later.
Since the president and several Nigerian officials have reported, Nigeria has contacted High Commissioner officials in the UK, some of whom have tested positive for COVID-19.
The president and those who accompanied him to the UK have been tested for COVID-19 after returning to the country You will recall that President Buhari recently visited a former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu, in London; the visit generates reactions on social media platforms.
In a television interview, President Buhari’s special assistant on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, said his director did not visit the former governor to talk about the 2023 election Adesina said Buhari’s visit to Tinubu was only a willing gesture, according to publications on the current state of health of the former Lagos state governor.
However The Presidential Assistant argues that it is too early for the President to support any aspirant, adding that it is difficult to accept everything on social media about Tinubu’s health.