Atiku Abubakar, Former Vice President of Nigeria.
Former Nigerian vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has revealed that his son has tested positive for the coronavirus disease.
The politician revealed this in a tweet on Sunday night, March 22.
Atiku revealed that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has been duly informed about the situation and that his son had been moved to the Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital in Abuja for treatment.
He did not mention the name of son who was infected by the disease.
In another report, Atiku Abubakar has again, called on the federal government to use its power to ensure that the lives of Nigerians are protected against the deadly coronavirus.
The former presidential candidate of the PDP had also recently advised the federal government to restrict flights from nations with a high pervasiveness of the novel coronavirus, following the discovery of index case of the disease in Lagos state.