Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is in self-isolation, his Media aide, Laolu Akande announced this on Tuesday on his Twitter handle.
Akande said his principal is self-isolating in accordance with the “protocols” of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to the President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), tested positive for Coronavirus earlier on Tuesday.
As of Tuesday evening, there are 44 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria including Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed.
Besides, the Presidential Task Force on Coronavirus led by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, was inspected facilities at the on an inspection Aso Villa on Tuesday.
Details of the visit was not disclosed, but, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed who accompanied him on the inspection said: “We don’t mention names in carrying out this responsibility. It’s a global practice so you don’t expect us to mention any name to you”.