Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortoms, Tests Positive For Coronavirus.
Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, has tested positive for coronavirus. This was disclosed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Terver Akase, in a statement released on Wednesday, January 27.
The statement reads:
“The latest result of his (governor Ortom) COVID-19 test has returned positive. This follows the test results of most of the Governor’s close aides who also returned positive in the last few weeks.
Though the Governor has not shown any symptoms of the disease, he has already commenced treatment as prescribed by medical personnel.”
Akase further stated that the Governor has advised those who have come in contact with him in the last couple of days to go for a test as soon as possible.