The founder of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi Snr has tested negative for COVID-19 and has been discharged from isolation center.
Dokpesi Snr tested positive for the virus on the 1st of May alongside seven other members of his household.
He was discharged from the isolation centre at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada alongside two of his grandchildren.
He wrote: “I am exceptionally indebted to God Almighty for keeping and protecting me and my entire family all through our isolation at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Isolation Centre,” Dokpesi said in a letter.
“We are better acquainted with the personal sacrifices many Nigerians are making to ensure that we collectively defeat this pandemic. This cuts across the policymakers, the care providers and even the cleaners whose job puts them at constant risk of exposure.”
His positive status was announced three days after his son and Chairman of the board of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi Jnr tested positive for the virus.