Plateau Gov’s chief of staff tests positive for Covid-19


The Chief of Staff to the Plateau state governor Noel Donjur has tested positive for Covid-19 after the test that was conducted for members of the State exco on July 1, 2020.

The Commissioner for Information and Communications, Dan Majang, on Friday in a statement, said, “The outcome of the tests indicate that all other members of the state exco tested negative except the Chief  of Staff who is asymptomatic and in good condition.”

He added: “Accordingly, health officials have commenced treatment for him at one of the isolation centres in the state capital, Jos, while members of his family and other contacts are being traced and tested.

“The chief of staff who is in high spirits urges prayers from members of the public and also encourages people to submit to Covid-19 testing which is very important in unveiling cases and leading to treatment.

“Governor Lalong in the meantime continues to admonish citizens to adhere strictly to the guidelines issued to curtail the virus.”

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