Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu took to his twitter account on Tuesday to explain how he contracted Coronavirus.
The governor on Tuesday after testing positive went on self-isolation for a period of two weeks
He explained that he showed symptoms of malaria few days ago and had it treated.
The governor added that he was later advised to take the malaria more serious by undergoing further tests.
He said, “As at the time we had our party National Executive Council meeting, my colleagues called on me and I spoke with one of them who felt that malaria should not be treated lightly and I should go ahead and have a test of COVID-19.
“The result came out today 30th June, 2020 and I tested positive but asymptomatic. I’m not feeling sick nor feeling hot in any way.
“Let me assure our people that as you can see me, there are many of us that don’t have the symptoms that is there and you cannot see it.
“This time, we would conduct another test and we will know the result. Let me assure our people that the work is going on.”
He advised the people of the state to avoid any physical gathering and take their health more serious.