Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Onyeama Contracts Covid-19


Foreign Affairs Minister, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama has tested positive for the Coronavirus.

Onyeama disclosed his status on twitter Sunday, announcing he has contracted the virus.

According him, he had been tested for the virus thrice in the past before his fourth test turned out positive this time.Foreign Affairs Minister

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He described his situation as unfortunate, saying that he is heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best.

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The minister said he did his fourth Coronavirus test because he had a sign of a throat irritation.

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Onyema wrote: “Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive.

“That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best.”

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'Dotun Akintomide's journalism works intersect business, environment, politics and developmental issues. Among a number of local and international publications, his work has appeared in the New York Times. He's a winner of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Award. Currently, the Online Editor at The New Diplomat, Akintomide has produced reports that uniquely spoke to Nigeria's experience on Climate Change issues. When Akintomide is not writing, volunteering or working on a media project, you can find him seeing beautiful sites like the sandy beaches that bedecked the Lagos coastline.


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