Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has recovered from the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19.
The minister had on July 19 announced that his test for the disease came back positive.
But in a tweet Wednesday morning, he disclosed that his latest result came back negative.
He thanked his family, President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, his medical team, relations, friends, and well-wishers for their prayers and encouragement during his time in isolation.
“By the very special grace of God my latest #COVID19 test result came back NEGATIVE after three weeks isolation,” Onyeama tweeted.
“I am eternally grateful to my family, the C-in-C and VP, the medical team, relations, friends, colleagues, religious leaders and numerous well-wishers, who through their care, prayers, fasting, messages of support and encouragement never let me walk alone.”
— Geoffrey Onyeama (@GeoffreyOnyeama) August 12, 2020