Newsbreak: Tinubu, wife tests negative to Coronavirus
By Molade Adegbuyi
National Leader, All Progressives Congress, (APC) Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu and his wife, Senator Oluremi Tinubu have tested negative to COVID-19.
Husband and wife received the results of the test this afternoon, Irohinnodua heard.
Our correspondent was informed that Asiwaju Tinubu and his wife had submitted themselves for COVID-19 tests some two weeks ago. Irohinoodua was informed that the tests were negative but the tests were done again for double confirmation.There was tumultuous joy at Bourdillon, Lagos this afternoon as the results of the tests filtered to the household where many had held their breath in anticipation of the results.
“Both have not shown any symptoms but the tests became necessary as a show of leadership in the midst of the spread of the deadly virus across the world” an aide of the APC National leader who does not wish to be named told Irohinoodua.
He said Asiwaju Tinubu meets hundreds of thousands of lowly and high people and that it was expected that the outcome of the tests would draw the curiosity of many people.
The source said the two began to apply to adopt stringent measures as far back as January this year when the first global death was recorded on January 10 in Wuhan, China. “The outcome of the results were not surprising. They family have always been very careful regarding private and public health”, the source said.