The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has tested negative for the COVID-19 and has resumed his official duties.
Onyeama tested positive to the virus on July 19.
The Minister disclosed this via his Twitter handle: @GeoffreyOnyeama, on Wednesday, expressing appreciation to his medical team, family, friends and colleagues among others.
Onyeama tweeted: “By the special grace of God, my latest COVID-19 test result came back negative after three weeks isolation.
“I am eternally grateful to my family, the C-in-C and VP, the medical team, relations, friends, colleagues, religious leaders and numerous well-wishers.
“Who through their care, prayers, fasting, messages of support and encouragement never let me walk alone.”
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that after testing positive for COVID-19 on July 19, Onyeama had been in isolation for three weeks until his result came back negative.