DAAR Communications founder High Chief Raymond Dokpesi has tested positive for COVID-19.
After a check on the entire family, Dokpesi and his daughter-in-law tested positive for the virus.
Live News Nigeria announced on Monday that the virus affected Raymond Dokpesi Jnr., who is now the organisation’s chairman.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control performed a study on family members with eight positive results, Africa Independent Television, DAAR Communications’ television broadcasting arm, says.
The members of the affected family have now been transferred for isolation and quarantine to Abuja Teaching Hospital University, Gwagwalada.
The NCDC also checked the company’s employees, who had been in close touch with Dokpesi jnr ..
Even the Federal Capital Territory Health Authorities have fumigated and decontaminated the premises of DAAR Communications headquarters in Asokoro District, Abuja.