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Coronavirus: Nollywood Stars React As Atiku’s Son Tests Positive

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Atiku Abubakar was vice president between 1999 and 2007

Kate Henshaw and Banky W have commended former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar for announcing that his son had tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19) on Sunday.

Atiku, who was Nigeria’s vice president between 1999 and 2007, announced in a tweet on his verified handle that “my son has tested positive to coronavirus.”

He also noted that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) had been informed. This was hours after the agency had confirmed a COVID-19 case in Abuja.

Atiku tweeted: “@NCDCGov 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.”

My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov 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. -AA

— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) March 22, 2020

Many Nigerians took to Twitter to console Atiku, who ran against President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2020 presidential race.

In her reaction, Henshaw, a veteran actress, said Atiku had proved her wrong by being “honest”.

“May God heal him! Thank you for your honesty. I have been proved wrong,” the actress tweeted.

May God heal him! Thank you for your honesty. I have been proved wrong…🙏🏼🙏🏼

— Kate Henshaw (@HenshawKate) March 23, 2020

As for Banky, he said: “We pray for his speedy recovery by God’s grace. Thank you for your openness. People need to know that it is a viral infection and not necessarily a death sentence. May God heal our land and keep us all.”

We pray for his speedy recovery by God’s grace. Thank you for your openness. People need to know that it is a viral infection and not necessarily a death sentence. May God heal our land and keep us all.

— Banky Wellington (@BankyW) March 23, 2020

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