President Muhammadu Buhari is wishing his Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, quick recovery as he goes into isolation after testing positive to Covid-19 on Sunday.
This was conveyed in a statement signed by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, Garba Shehu, which describe the minister as a strong pillar of president Buhari administration.
PlatinumPost recalled earlier that the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, tested positive for coronavirus.
The result was announced on his official twitter handle on Sunday as his fourth test.
According to the minister he was heading for isolation and treatment.
President Buhari described the minister as a strong pillar of his administration, commending him for tirelessly working to stem the spread of coronavirus in the country.
As a member of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, Onyeama ensure the safety of Nigerians abroad, he said.
“The country is eternally grateful to Geoffrey Onyeama for his diligence in attracting international support to Nigeria to defeat the coronavirus pandemic and boost the economy. I wish him speedy recovery,” the President said.