The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, has tested negative for Coronavirus.
Hamzat disclosed his status on his twitter handle on Saturday lamenting that the COVID-19 test experience was not a pleasant one.
He thanked all health workers and appealed to the residents of the state to play their role.
He ended the tweet with the hashtag #StayHomeSaveLives.
“The COVID19 test is not a pleasant experience but it is important that as a leader nothing distracts me from my role this period.
“I’m happy to announce that my #COVID19 test result is NEGATIVE.”
“A big thank you to all our health workers. Please play your role, #StayHomeSaveLives.”
A breakdown of the cases by states shows that Lagos now has 109 cases; Abuja- 41; Osun- 22; Oyo- eight; Edo- seven; Akwa Ibom- five; Ogun and Kaduna have four cases each.