Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and members of his family have tested NEGATIVE to COVID-19.
This is contained in a Statement he personally signed and made available to the Public.
The Governor and members of his family took the bold step last Saturday by presenting themselves for the COVID-19 tests, the results of which have now returned negative.
The Governor however stated that two of his aides tested positive to the virus but expressed confidence that they will be nurse back to good health.
The Governor further directs all the 17 Local Government Transition Committee Chairmen, their Deputies and members to immediately present themselves for testing and thereafter isolate themselves pending the release of their test results.
Governor Ikpeazu encourages Abians to get involved in the battle against COVID-19 rather than engage in rumor mongering.