The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari said that her daughter, who recently returned from the United Kingdom, being among the high-burden countries, is in self-isolation.
This is coming even as she shut down her office following the outbreak of the Coronavirus in the country.
In a statement on Thursday, the wife of the President said, “Earlier today my daughter returned from the UK being among the high Burden listed countries of COVID-19.
“Based on the advice of the Hon. Minister Of Health, Presidential Taskforce on COVID – 19 and that of NCDC, She is on Self Isolation, not because she displayed any symptoms of the COVID-19.
“Please, I urge all parents to do the same if possible as prevention is better than cure.
“Similarly, I have shut down my office for two weeks with immediate effect while essential staff can work from home as a result of some Staff who recently returned from the UK.
“I commend the North-Western Governors including Niger and Kwara on preventive measures taken to curb the spread of COVID-19 at their security meeting yesterday in Kaduna.”
“keep following the advice of the Federal Ministry of Health and the NCDC. We will overcome the COVID-19 pandemic if we all take the necessary precautions at the same time!”