Oyo state Chief Press Secretary explains how his boss, Governor Seyi Makinde contracted Coronavirus
Mr Taiwo Adisa,the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, has explained how his boss contracted the frightful Coronavirus.
According to to him, his boss got the dreaded virus from known people in Abuja.
While speaking on Silverbird Television (STV) on Tuesday morning, Adisa said there was no need to politicise the issue of COVID-19 pandemic in the state.
He explained that the issue of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rally on March 18, did not come to play, adding that there was no known incident of the virus in the state as at then.
He further added that the governor did not also have any symptom (s) at that time.
“The issue of the March 18 PDP southwest Zonal Unification Rally doesn’t come to play because there was no known incident of the virus in Oyo State and the governor didn’t also have any symptom(s) as at that time.
“The governors went back to Abuja the following day and they held a series of meetings. The governor had contact with people that are known. So, we should not politicise an issue like this,” he stressed.
Meanwhile, a former governor of the state, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala has prayed for a quick recovery for the governor and other victims of Covid-19 in Nigeria and globally.