The Bauchi governor, Mr. Bala Mohammed, has said that he will remain in isolation until he is cleared by doctors.
Mohammed, who tested positive to COVID-19, on Tuesday urged everyone to stay calm and not panic.
He spoke via his twitter page.
He said, “As you may all know, I just tested positive to the Coronavirus. I have been in isolation for the past few days, and I will remain in isolation until I get clearance from the doctors.
He also said he was in good health and showing no symptoms.
“I am in good heath and showing symptoms, I urge everyone to stay calm and not panic. We will overcome,” he added.