The Nigerian Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama has been tested negative for the COVID-19 and now free from the deadly Virus. The Minister made this known through his verified tweeter account that, “By the very special grace of God, my latest COVID-19 test result came back negative after three weeks isolation.
“I am eternally grateful to my family, the C-in-C and VP, the medical team, relations, friends, colleagues, religious leaders, and numerous well-wishers, who through their care, prayers, fasting, messages of support and encouragement never let me walk alone.”
Earlier, the Minister has announced on July, 19 that his fourth COVID-19 test result was returned positive after he had a slight symptom resembling that of the virus.
The Minister who is also a member of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 who is also spearheading the repatriation of Nigerians stranded abroad went into three weeks' isolation after receiving the result.
Meanwhile, punch reported that the Minister was seen on his way to his office on Wednesday amidst cheers from his staff.