The executive governor of Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde has tested positive for coronavirus.
The governor confirmed the news himself through his social media page as he revealed that he is asymptomatic and will continue to isolate.
Mr. Makinde stated that he has designated Professor Temitope Alonge, the former Chief Medical Director of the university college, Ibadan, as the head of COVID-19 Task Force while in full recovery.
He also pleaded for Nigerians to comply with all directives from the task force and stay home safe.
The governor joins the list of prominent people in the country to test positive to the deadly virus.