Days after Ekiti Governor, Kayode Fayemi tested positive for COVID-19, the state Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General, Wale Fapohunda has now tested positive for the same virus.
This he made known on Twitter, revealing that he has gone into self-isolation after his test result came out positive.
He stated that all state legal matters should be referred to the Solicitor-General of the State.
“The result of my second covid-19 test came out positive today. In line with the established protocols, I have commenced a period of self-isolation. In my absence, all state legal matters should be referred to the Solicitor-General of the State.”
It can be recalled that on the 22nd of June, 2020, the state Governor, Kayode Fayemi tested positive to COVID-19 and is still in self isolation since.
There have been over 16 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally, with over 600,000 people dying from the virus.