Muhammad Dingyadi, the Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has gone into self-isolation for COVID-19.
This adopted his assembly with the international affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, who examined constructive for the virus.
Dingyadi and a former Sokoto State governor, Senator Aliyu Wammako, met with Onyeama final Thursday.
The spokesman, police affairs ministry, Mr Seyi Odutayo, confirmed the event to our correspondent on right now (Tuesday).
He mentioned, “I can verify that the minister met along with his international affairs counterpart final Thursday and following the announcement that Mr Geoffrey Onyeama examined constructive for the virus, the minister of police affairs has additionally determined to enter isolation in compliance with the NCDC tips.”
It was reported that senior officers and workers of the Ministry of International Affairs might also bear necessary testing for COVID-19.
Onyeama, a member of the Presidential Activity Power on COVID-19 and the primary federal cupboard member to check constructive introduced his standing on his Twitter deal with on Sunday after his fourth take a look at returned constructive for the virus.
It couldn’t be instantly ascertained if different PTF members would take the COVID-19 take a look at or go into quarantine on account of Onyeama’s standing.
Onyeama had met with a number of international diplomats and officers within the final two weeks. He had posted photos of the dignitaries he held conferences with on his official Twitter deal with.
On July 13, he acquired the Ambassador of the Folks’s Democratic Republic of Algeria to Nigeria, Hocine Latli.
The minister additionally acquired a delegation from the Nigerian Nationwide Fee for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Individuals led by the Federal Commissioner, Senator Basheer Mohammed.
On July 14, Onyeama acquired the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Amb. Jamal Barrow they usually each mentioned points.