Frank Okiye, the speaker of the Edo state House of Assembly, has been revealed to have tested positive to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
This was made known by Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, while briefing journalists on Wednesday.
He eased the minds of the public as he disclosed that the state was taking prompt measure to prevent the spread of the disease.
It is unclear if the previous case of Edo state is the same as the speaker’s.
Meanwhile the Prince of Wales and heir to the throne of England, Charles has also tested positive to the virus today.