Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has announced that he has recovered from the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
The Minister announced his recovery via his Twitter handle on Wednesday, August 12.
Recall that the Minister had been tested positive for the global virus on the 19th of July.
Giving update about his health, he wrote:
“By the very special grace of God, my latest COVID-19 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 tweeted
— Geoffrey Onyeama (@GeoffreyOnyeama) August 12, 2020
Hours after announcing his recovery, the official twitter handle of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs shared a video of the minister resuming office.
The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. @GeoffreyOnyeama resumes duty after testing negative for COVID-19.
— Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nigeria 🇳🇬 (@NigeriaMFA) August 12, 2020
via: Information Nigeria