The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, tested positive for the coronavirus.
It was announced by State Health Commissioner Akin Abayomi on Saturday.
Note that on Friday, after contact with people infected with the virus, the governor went into isolation.
Abayomi said “mild symptoms and fatigue typical of a mild COVID case” are currently experienced by the Governor.
In a tweet, he added that a clinical team from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba is undergoing treatment and closely monitoring Sanwo-Olu at home.
“Mr., Sanwo-Olu is On care and rest, Sanwo-Olu does well and we are sure that he can recover the virus quickly and clear it the statement said.