CONVID-19: UCH CMD Tests Negative Seven Days After

Olanrewaju Suraju

By Kemi Olaitan

The Chief Medical Director (CMD), University College Hospital (UCH), Prof. Abiodun Otegbayo, who last week tested positive for Coronavirus, has tested negative.

The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the hospital, Mr. Toye Akinrinlola, made the disclosure in a release issued Thursday.

The release read, “I have the pleasure to announce that the repeat test of the UCH CMD, Prof. Jesse Abiodun Otegbayo, has returned negative. He had earlier tested positive to the COVID- 19 Virus last Friday.

“Prof. Otegbayo had on Sunday personally said in a statement that he tested positive for COVID- 19 and admonished all those who had contact with him to go on self quarantine.

However, his samples were taken again on Tuesday, 31st March, 2020. Today, at about 3.00pm, the result came out Negative.”