…Okowa urges Deltans to observe procedures aimed at combating coronavirus
Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa and wife, Edith, have tested negative for coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
The governor’s daughter who was first to be diagnosed with COVID-19 in the family has also tested negative having being quarantined in an isolation centre.
This was disclosed by the governor in his verified Facebook page on Tuesday.
Okowa expressed his gratitude to God for the recovery and also thanked the people of Delta for their supportive prayers.
Okowa said, “My wife, my daughter and I have tested negative for COVID 19, along with other members of the family.
“We give God all praise and wish to appreciate all who have interceded for us in prayers.”
He then urged Deltans to observe all the important procedures and guidelines prescribed by health organisations such as World Health Organization (WHO) and Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to curtail the spread of the virus.
He said, “I appeal to all residing in Delta to obey all instructions/regulations in our collective fight to stop the transmission of the virus. God bless you all”