Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja
The Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, tested negative for the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).
Aliyu released this in a tweet on Thursday.
She said: "I am happy to inform all my family and friends, including the good people of FCT in general, that I tested * NEGATIVE * for COVID-19. I thank Almighty God for good health and his infinite grace in these difficult times .
“I want to continue to plead with everyone to take all possible precautions, not only for you, but also for your loved ones. Please avoid panicking. As a nation, we will emerge stronger and better ”.
Aliyu went into isolation on Wednesday pending the result of his test.
She was in contact with people who tested positive for the virus, which required her action.