A member of the Kaduna State House of Assembly representing Kagarko Constituency, Rt. Hon. Nuhu Shadalafiya has tested positive for coronavirus.
The lawmaker made this known in a press statement issued on Tuesday
Shadalafiya further called on the people of his constituency and the state to always remember him and others infected with COVID-19 in their prayers.
The statement reads:
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“My respected Constituents, on Friday the 17th of July, I invited the National Centre Disease Control (NCDC ) to come and take my COVID-19 test and they came. And also, I requested them to take my sample and that of my wife, my aide, and that of my brother. And the result came out on Sunday, 19th July and others were negative except mine”.
“I was immediately moved to the COVID-19 isolation center where I am presently receiving treatment. I’m stable”.
“I have responsibilities as your elected representative to inform and urge you all to please obey the protocol on COVID-19”.
“Let’s support His Excellency, Governor Nasiru El-Rufai’s efforts in this direction to enable us to have a hitch-free Corona free society”.
“Please pray for me and others at the centre for a speedy recovery,” he added.