The Commissioner for Youth Development and Sports in Oyo State, Mr. Seun Fakorede, has tried positive for COVID-19.
Fakorede, who is 28-years of age, disclosed to The PUNCH on Friday that he had gone into disengagement all together not to spread the sickness.
Fakorede, who is the most youthful official in Oyo State, said he didn’t have the foggiest idea how he contracted COVID-19 since he as a rule avoids potential risk.
He, nonetheless, said Nigerians must realize that COVID-19 isn’t a capital punishment the same number of, including his chief, Governor Seyi Makinde, have beaten the illness.
The chief likewise revealed to The Gist430 that he stayed asymptomatic as of Friday morning.
Fakorede stated, “I tried positive for COVID-19 and I need you to realize that there’s no reason for any frenzy as I’m well indeed, free from any potential harm with no manifestations/breakdown.
“Before the test outcome came in, I had no notion that I was going to test positive. This was on the grounds that, in spite of the requests of the workplace I possess, I have been cautious since COVID-19 crawled into our reality — I stepped through the examination simply like others and didn’t nurture any dread. I was asymptomatic, I despite everything am, and I stay daring.
“I have promptly followed and clung carefully to the orders of the Incident Management for the Oyo State Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
“COVID-19 isn’t in any capacity a capital punishment — So, while I recognize my head, Governor Seyi Makinde, for the endeavors he has set up to handle the pandemic, I need to additionally ask all of us to keep on doing everything to limit the spread of this infection.
“I will stay in seclusion till I completely recuperate, I will battle this, successfully — it would be ideal if you keep on conforming to all the orders of the COVID-19 Task Force. Remain safe!”