Mr Dan Manjang, State information Commissioner, made the disclosure on Saturday in a statement signed and offered to the News Firm of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos.
Manjang said that the State Commissioner of Health, Dr Ndam Lar, broke the news and said that the Chief of Staff was “asymptomatic.”
” The State federal government thus wishes the Chief of Personnel sustainable health and gives God the splendor for showing him excellent grace.
” Let me restate that COVID-19 is real and it is not a death sentence,” Lar stated.
The Commissioner, nevertheless, attracted the public to obtain themselves to the test to determine their health status as it associates with the infection.
He encouraged the public to exploit federal government effort of taking over the bills and treatment of those whose tests have turned positive.
According to him, federal government oppose those stigmatising individuals that have actually been contaminated.
” Rather than stigmatising one another, we need to be our brothers’ keepers by waiting each other under thick and thin,” he said.
The commissioner called on all State civil servants to obtain themselves for the COVID-19 test as “report reaching the government has it that some people have prevented the workout.
” Government frowns at this behavior and view it as not just an affront however an act of disrespect to authority.
” The Head of Service has actually been appropriately directed to deal with the matter administratively and that will consist of sending such recalcitrant staff to a seclusion centre for the stated duration of 14 days.”