The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said on Thursday he had tested negative for Coronavirus.
The minister disclosed this at a media briefing on government’s efforts to halt the spread of the COVID–19 pandemic in the country.
He said: “I did my test and the report came out this morning that I am negative and that is why I am here to address you.
“Every member of the presidential task force went for test. However, I am not at liberty to tell you their status.
“My own result was given to me personally just like every other person.”