Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Fayemi confirmed his health status in a tweet on Wednesday morning.
The governor said he is feeling well but has proceeded on self-isolation in line with the NCDC protocols.
Fayemi has directed his Deputy, Adebisi Egbeyemi, to coordinate the affairs of the state while he receives medical treatment.
I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back positive. I’m generally ok and I’m already self isolating at home and receiving the best of care from my medical team. I’m delegating critical tasks to my Deputy but will continue routine duty from home. JKF
— Kayode Fayemi (@kfayemi) July 22, 2020