Lagos State Health Commissioner Professor Akin Abayomi has tested positive for coronavirus.
This was revealed by Information and Strategy Commissioner Gbenga Omotoso in a statement released on Monday.
According to the statement, Abayomi has had close contact with people feeling unwell who have tested positive for COVID-19.
According to the statement, the commissioner had no symptoms of the virus, however he adheres to the state’s home strategy protocol.
While engaging in self-isolation for the next 14 days, he will continue to perform his duties both as the Deputy Commander of Operations of the Incident Command System for COVID-19 and as as health commissioner.