Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has tested negative to COVID-19 following repeat tests of the viral disease.

Recalled, the governor had on Nov. 9, announced that he tested positive to COVID-19 via his official Twitter handle and immediately went into isolation.

A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary Mary Noel-Berje on Monday says having gone through repeat tests which turned negative, the Governor is pronounced free of the Virus and confirmed fit to resume his official duties.

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” I am happy to announce to you that I have been confirmed negative and declared fully recovered. I can now resume my official work. I thank you all for your prayers and good wishes” the Governor added.

This was contained in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs Mary Noel-Berje, in Minna on Monday.