The former vice Atiku Abubakar’s son test positive to the deadly pandemic outbreak, Coronavirus.
In a statement by the former presidential Aspirant, Atiku Abubakar’s says one of his sons now have the virus.
He says the child has been taken away from his environment to the general hospital in Abuja.
Firstly, the isolation centres are not much as compare to people with the virus in Nigeria.
Also, there are two types of the virus which makes it difficult times to diagnose.
There is one that shows symptoms and the one that does not. The one that does not have a way to spread easily.
People carry the virus and transmit to people without knowing that they have the virus or what not.
The mortality rate is not as complicated as that but it attacks the older people more.
In addition, the number of people that die in Italy are barely older people.
Atiku Abubakar release a statement on his official Twitter handle of the current situation of his son.
He says the virus is real and every citizen of Nigeria should stay safe and negative at all times.
Here is the official statement
“My son now test positive to coronavirus. NCDCGov has been duly informed.”
“And he has move 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. -AA”
Many of Nigerians sympathise with the politician on how his son test positive to the virus.
In addition, someone says. “We pray for his speedy recovery by God’s grace. Thank you for your openness.”
“People need to know that it is a viral infection and not necessarily a death sentence.”
“May God heal our land and keep us all.”