Emerging report reaching Page 36 on Sunday afternoon, indicates that former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has tested negative for the deadly coronavirus.
The Special Assistant to the former President, on Media, Kehinde Akinyemi, disclosed this in a statement today.
He explained that his boss took the test on Friday, August 7, 2020, at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Pent House residence, Okemosan, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
His words: “The samples of the test conducted by one Dr. Olukunle Oluwasemowo, of the Molecular Genetics Laboratory, 54 Gene, Lagos, Nigeria, was returned negative on Saturday.
“The Laboratory is one of the accredited Laboratories approved by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, to conduct the crucial Covid-19 test on both asymptomatic and symptomatic Nigerians.”
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