The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, has revealed that his principal contracted dreaded coronavirus with known people in Abuja during governors’ meeting.
Adisa while speaking on Silverbird Television (STV) on Tuesday morning, said there is no need to politicise the issue of COVID-19 pandemic.
He added that the issue of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rally on March 18th, 2020 doesn’t come to play because there was no known incident of the virus in Oyo state as at then. Dismissing insinuations, he said the governor did not also have any symptom (s) at that time.
“The issue of the March 18 PDP southwest Zonal Unification Rally doesn’t come to play because there was no known incident of the virus in Oyo state and the governor didn’t also have any symptom(s) as at that time.”
“The governors went back to Abuja the following day and they held series of meetings. The governor had contact with people that are know. So, we should not politicised an issue like this.”