The Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Akin Abayomi, has tested negative for COVID-19, a week after he tested positive.
This was confirmed by the media aide to the Lagos State Governor, Jubril Gawat in a social media statement on Monday.
— Gawat Jubril A. (@Mr_JAGss) August 31, 2020
Nairametrics reported last week that the Lagos State government has announced that Abayomi tested positive for the coronavirus disease.
Abayomi who is the Deputy Incident Commander of the Incident Command System for COVID-19 contracted the disease after close contact with persons feeling unwell and testing positive to the coronavirus disease.
As at 11:45 pm, 30th August, Lagos State has recorded a total of 18,119 cases of coronavirus.