The Ekiti Stae Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has disclosed that he is in self-isolation as a precautionary measure against the spread of Coronavirus.
Gov. Fayemi, disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olayinka Oyebode, in Ado-Ekiti.
The statement read in part: “There is no cause for alarm. I just took this step as a normal precautionary measure. I have gone in contact with those suspected to be having the case of COVID-19, and I felt I have to do this to help the situation.
The Governor also urged Ekiti citizens to cooperate with the government in the fight against the spread of the deadly virus in the state.
“With the circumstance, we find ourselves today, every citizen must engage in personal hygiene and take actions that can help us overcome this challenge, and that is exactly what I have done,” he said.
Fayemi had earlier given directives on social distancing, the restriction of gathering to only 20 people and hand washing to prevent the spread of the disease.