…Dismisses Report Buhari Is On Ventilator
By Augustine Akhilomen
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has tested negative for coronavirus.
Lai Mohammed, while fielding questions from journalists said his test result returned negative.
He also dismissed reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has been coughing and now on a ventilator.
While giving an update on the measures being taken by the government to tackle the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic by the government, said the news was fake.
The President is well, kicking and in control of the affairs of the country,” the minister said while responding to questions on the health of the President.
He frowned at the rising instances of fake news associated with Coronavirus, stressing that fake news was now competing with the pandemic.