First Lady Aisha Buhari has said that son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who tested positive to the Coronavirus knew he was infected but refused to check himself or self-isolate.
She said in a leaked audio obtained by Pointblanknews.com said that the former VP’s son was forcefully moved from the estate where he lives with his family by the police and a team of officials from the NCDC to run the virus test.
She also spoke about her daughter who is currently on self-isolation after returning from London recently.
An unnamed son of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, had tested positive to Coronavirus.
The former VP Atiku, on his verified twitter handle late Sunday night disclosed that his son had tested positive for the virus.
He said the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, had been duly informed.
Atiku added that his son, whose name he did not disclose, had been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management.
He called on Nigerians to pray for his son’s quick recovery.
“My son has tested positive to the #coronavirus. Nigeria’s Centre for Disease Control has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management.
“I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real,” he tweeted.