President Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari has been tested positive for the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus) as confirmed by the result of a test carried out on him by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Daily Tells understands that the President has also been tested early this morning (Tuesday) in Abuja.
The test was carried out on President Buhari yesterday after his Chief of Staff, Mr. Abba Kyari tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, as reported by ThisDay.
Recalled Kyari had travelled to Germany on Saturday, March 7th to meet with officials of Siemens in Munich on the Nigerian electricity expansion programme.
Kyari returned from Germany one week later on Saturday, March 14th, but did not show any symptoms.
However, Mr. Kyari reportedly started coughing on Sunday and subsequently voluntarily submitted himself for testing on Monday with the result returning positive.
Nigerians understands that the Chief of Staff, is the most close ally to the President.