Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his wife, Joke, have tested negative for coronavirus.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this known early Friday morning.
Before announcing the results, there had been fears over the status of the governor who was believed to have met with some positive cases.
But Abayomi said the governor and his aides all tested negative for the disease, thanking Lagos residents for their concern.
He said, “I am happy to announce that COVID19-19 Lagos Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the First Lady of Lagos and their immediate family members, as well as aides, have all tested negative for COVID-19.
“We thank Lagos residents for their concern and support. We urge all to maintain social distancing. Together we can defeat COVID-19! Please stay safe.”