Zambia’s Minister of Information, Dora Siliya, after being diagnosed with Covid-19 and announcing her test results via Twitter on Saturday, urged everyone she had come in contact with to cooperate with health officials so as to keep everyone else safe.
Ms Siliya mentioned that she was asymptomatic and was self-isolating with close monitoring by medics at the time being.
Recall that she had been participating in public education on coronavirus prevention before she tested positive.
The minister further stated that she had followed all regulations but still tested positive and has urged the public to adhere to safety measures. Adding that most of her contacts have already been tested.