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BAUCHI DEPUTY GOV TESTS POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

BAUCHI DEPUTY GOV TESTS POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

The Bauchi state Deputy Governor, Baba Tela, has tested positive for COVID-19.

Special Assistant on Media to the Bauchi Governor, Muhktar Gidado, confirmed the development in a statement on Wednesday.

According to the statement, the confirmation was after a test by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control.

It added that the Deputy Governor, who is also the chairman of the State Task Force Committee on COVID-19, has gone into self-isolation in Bauchi and health professionals are properly managing his situation.