The son of Nigeria’s former vice president and the 2019 Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has contracted the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).
Atiku’s son has been tested positive, this was announced by the former vice president via his micro-blogging site, Twitter on Sunday night, March 22.
Daily Tells understands that Atiku’s son has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja, for treatment and management.
“My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management.
“I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real,” Atiku’s tweets.
He has been admitted in the Abuja Specialist Hospital for treatment.