Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has tested positive for coronavirus and is in self-isolation.
The governor revealed this in a statement on his Twitter handle on Monday where he disclosed that he is asymptomatic.
He also directed the former Chief Medical Director of the University College, Ibadan, Prof Temitope Alonge, to be the Head of COVID-19 Task Force as he recovers.
Governor Makinde urged the people of Oyo State to comply with instructions from the COVID-19 Task Force.
He is the third governor in the country to test positive for coronavirus.