Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has tested negative for coronavirus, Oyogist.com reports.
The governor, who had tested positive for the virus on March 24, said on Thursday evening via his Twitter handle that he now tests negative for the virus.
He said he just received his second negative test result while appreciating those who supported him with prayers during the intervening period.
He also appreciated the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control as well as religious leaders within and outside the state.
He wrote, “Alhamdulillah. I just received the green light. My second test for #COVID19 returned negative. I thank you all for your prayers & support even while I was in isolation. Most importantly, all the praises & thanks be to Allah – the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful. #GreaterBauchi
“My gratitude also goes to our religious leaders within and outside the state for their constant prayers, also our meticulous Bauchi #COVIDー19 team and the NCDC.”