COVID-19: PTF Chairman, Boss Mustapha lands in Isolation centre


Mustapha, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday night, said he and his wife are currently negative, but needed to observe all safety precautions by self-isolating.

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and Chairman, Presidential Task Force PTF on COVID-19, Mr. Boss Mustapha, has gone into self-isolation after some members of his family tested positive for the virus.


The statement, which Boss Mustapha personally signed, read: โ€œI would like to inform the general public that some members of my household tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday (Saturday) evening.

โ€œAlthough they are currently asymptomatic, they have been isolated and are receiving care in one of the government treatment centres.

โ€œMy wife and I tested negative, but will remain in self-isolation and work from home according to protocols by the health authorities.

โ€œI would like to remind all Nigerians that COVID-19 is real. As the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, announced last week, we are recording an increase in cases across several states.


โ€œPlease stay safe and protect yourself. Adhere to all public health and safety measures so that we do not lose the gains we have made in the fight against COVID-19.

โ€œAs a family, we covet your prayers. Please take responsibility for yourself and to protect our country,โ€ Boss Mustapha added.