The governor of Plateau state, Rt Hon Barr. Simon Bako Lalong, has tested positive for the dreaded Covid19.
This is contained in the press statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary of the state, Dr Makut Simon Macham.
The governor has also directed that all official functions will be directed to the office of the deputy governor, Prof. Sonny Gwanle Tyoden.
The governor also calls on the good people of Plateau state to observe all the safety measures to ensure safety, especially during this festive season.
Meanwhile, the governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir El-rufai, is still on self isolation.