The Presidential Intensive Care Unit inside Aso Villa has been activated and placed on standby after President Muhammadu Buhari went into self-isolation.
According to a close source, persistent coughing by the President raised fears in Aso Villa despite him earlier testing negative to Coronavirus. Since Abba Kyari, Buhari’s Chief of Staff, tested positive for the deadly virus, all had not been the same in the Presidential Villa.
Currently, activities had been suspended, and all those who came in contact with Kyari since his return into the country after a trip to Germany earlier this month, had been asked to self-isolate.
Germany has 29,056 confirmed cases of Coronavirus and 123 recorded deaths.
Report revealed that the Presidency has been doing everything possible to protect Buhari and his immediate family with the preparation of the Presidential ICU in case of any emergency.
It was also gathered that Kyari was earlier denied the usage of facilities after Ministry of Health officials pointed out that crisis could arise should an emergency come up around Buhari.
Report also have it that since returning from the trip abroad, Kyari has had contacts with several prominent persons including Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Buhari, Babagana Kingibe, a prominent member of the ‘cabal’ and Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello.
Aliko Dangote, Governor Bello Masari of Katsina and Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, among others that Kyari came in contact with after returning to Nigeria.