Musa Na Allah Sokoto
After going into self isolation due to close and physical contact with personalities, who have tested positive to Covid-19 during his recent official trips, Sokoto state Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal says he was finally tested and found to be negative to Coronavirus.
He said during the period of his self isolation, he was subjected to repeated tests by relevant agencies with a view to ascertain his true status, as required by the Covid-19 prevention protocols.
“It is with gratitude to Almighty Allah, that I inform the general public, particularly the good people of Sokoto State, that the outcome of the several tests I have gone through have all been negative,” the Governor said.
In a statement singed and released by the Governor himself, he expresses his gratitude to his Deputy, Hon Manir Muhammad Dan’iya, Walin Sokoto, for ably holding seat, while he was in self isolation and going through the mandatory procedures of determining his status.
The Governor further expressed his special appreciation to his Eminence, the Sultan of Sokoto for his fatherly support and guidance throughout the period, and the clergy for their supplications towards his good health and safety.
“I am grateful to members of my family, associates, friends, well-wishers and the good people of Sokoto State and the nation at large, for their goodwill, prayers and sympathy,” he averred.
“I wish to reiterate my call on the people to support the good and selfless work of relevant Covid-19 Agencies within and outside the state by adhering to all prescribed practices and protocols for the prevention of further spread of the dreaded pandemic.” Tambuwal stated.
He however prayed Allah (SWT) to protect and healed those already affected and forgive those who died as a result of the Covid-19 and other natural causes.