The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has tested negative for COVID-19.
This is coming six days after the governor tested positive for the virus and was in self-isolation.
The governor had on March 30, 2020 revealed via his twitter handle that he had tested positive for the virus, stating that though he is asymptomatic, he will continue to self-isolate.
However, the Governor stated in the late hours of Sunday, April 5, 2020, that he had received his second COVID-19 test result which is negative.
Gov Makinde further thanked everyone who wished him well and supported him during the course of his isolation, with a special appreciation to Professor Temitope Alonge who stood in for him as head of Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force.