Mr Nuhu Shadalafiya, a member of Kaduna State House of Assembly has tested positive for Coronavirus.
The lawmaker who represents Kagarko Constituency made the announcement on Tuesday July 21.
Shadalafiya said in a statement;
”My respected constituents, on July 17, I invited the NCDC to come and take my sample for COVID-19 test.
“I requested them to take my sample, my wife, aide and that of my brother. The result came out on July 19. Others came out negative except mine which tested positive.
“I was immediately moved to the COVID-19 isolation center, where I am presently receiving treatment. I’m stable and on medication.
“I have responsibilities as your elected representative to inform you.
“I urge you all to please obey the protocol on COVID-19 protection measures by observing social distancing, wear face masks and wash hands regularly with soap and water.
”You can also use hand sanitizer or stay home if you have no reason to go out, and stay safe.
“Please pray for me and others at the centre for speedy recovery.”