Nigerian Foreign Minister for Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has recovered from COVID-19, three weeks after he went into isolation.
The Minister, disclosed his status through a tweet on his status Wednesday, saying his latest COVID-19 test result came back negative.
He wrote on his Twitter handle, @GeoffreyOnyeama; “By the very special grace of God my latest #COVID19 test result came back Negative after three weeks isolation.
“I am eternally grateful to my family, the C-in-C and VP, the medical team, relations, friends, colleagues, religious leaders and numerous well-wishers, who through their care, prayers, fasting, messages of support and encouragement never let me walk alone”, he added.
Onyeama who is a member of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 disclosed on 19 July that his fourth test came back positive.
However he further Tweeted; “Did my fourth COVID-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive.
“That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best.”