Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state has tested negative for covid19.
Amidst the upcoming Governorship election, The Ondo state governor in the past one week has been battling with the novel virus as he tested positive to Covid-19 having attended an enlarged government meeting.
Governor Akeredolu in a statewide broadcast said after spending days in isolation, Doctors confirmed him negative after running the test twice. The governor urged residents of the state to always take precautions against the dreaded virus. He said despite the challenges, Government will continue to sustain the effort to contain the menace.
Meanwhile the SSG to the state government resigned from office as the governor is still battling with the novel virus. He alleges that the 2016 governorship was rigged to the favour Governor Akeredolu.
It is believed that the governorship ambition of the deputy is behind the resignation of the SSG, though it is not officially confirmed. As time unfolds things will become clearer.
The governor will be in isolation till it okay for him to relate with people again to avoid spreading to people around him.