The Ekiti State Governor , Kayode Fayemi, has tested negative for coronavirus .
The Governor, who went on isolation June 22 after testing positive for the virus , expressed gratitude for the prayers and good wishes received from well-wishers while he was in isolation.
Announcing his recovery on Twitter, the governor wrote
”After 11 days in isolation, I received news that my CoviD 19 repeat test came back negative. My sincere gratitude goes to God Almighty, my family, my medical team and all well wishers for the prayers and solidarity. We must continue to do all we can to tackle the pandemic. JKF”
Fayemi, who is the Chairman , Nigeria Governors Forum, is the eighth governor to test positive for COVID – 19 .