The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has recovered from the Coronavirus, after announcing on July 19 that his fourth COVID-19 test returned positive.
The Minister participated in the 11th virtual Federal Executive Council meeting shortly after resuming in the office, having been in isolation for COVID-19 for three weeks.
Onyeama confirmed on his Twitter handle that he participated in the FEC meeting presided over by the President Muhammadu Buhari, and attended by other FEC members, shortly after arriving at his office.
Back to work: Today, i participated in the virtual Federal Executive Council (vFEC) meeting presided over by H.E. President @MBuhari at the State House, Abuja. #StayHomeSaveLives @NigeriaGov @DigiCommsNG pic.twitter.com/RNwAEVFVhv
— Geoffrey Onyeama (@GeoffreyOnyeama) August 12, 2020
He tweeted, “Back to work. Today, I participated in the virtual Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by H.E. President @MBuhari at the State House, Abuja.”
The tweet was also accompanied by a picture of the minister during the virtual meeting.
Onyeama had earlier in the morning announced his recovery from the virus on Twitter.
Also, in a video clip posted online by the Foreign Affairs Ministry, the minister was seen resuming duty to a warm welcome by the staff members.