The speaker of the Edo state House of Assembly, Frank Okiye, has tested positive to Coronavirus.
Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, disclosed this Wednesday while briefing journalists.
As a result of close contact with the Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Muhammed and Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, who have both tested positive for coronavirus, the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has gone into self-isolation.
A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie, said the governor has sent his samples for testing.
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