The Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has debunked rumours circulating on social media that he has been transferred to an intensive care unit in Lagos State due to worsen health situation caused by Covid-19.
The who spoke via his Facebook Page, also added that he attended a 2 hour virtual meeting of the Kaduna State Standing Committee on Covid-19 chaired by thw Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe.
“Earlier today, I took 2 hours out of isolation to attend the daily virtual meeting of State Standing Committee on Covid-19, chaired by Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe.
“Since there is some fake news circulating that I am in an ICU in a Lagos Hospital, a nice ICU picture will help debunk the evil news!,” El-Rufai said.
The Governor, who said he is getting better by the day, also stated that he has been isolated in a wing of the State Government House, where he is receiving medication for the past 24 days.
“For the avoidance of any doubt, I have been isolated for the past 24 days in a wing of the Government House, Kaduna undergoing treatment for coronavirus from doctors of the State Ministry of Health.
“As the pictures show, I have not shaved since I went into isolation so that I will have a new Covid-19 look to remember when this pandemic passes, as it surely will by the Grace of God.
“I appreciate these dedicated public servants as well as all those that called or sent messages expressing concern and sympathy, but I am fine and getting better every passing day. Alhamdulillah,” El-Rufai said.
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