Women affairs minister, Tallen, tests positive for COVID-19
Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
This was made known by the minister through her official Twitter handle, yesterday.
Tallen said she went into self-isolation and conducted a test after interacting with individuals that later showed symptoms of the disease, and her test returned positive.
“This is to inform the general public that after undergoing a test with members of my family, my result returned positive, while other members of my family tested negative.
“I am asymptomatic and have gone into isolation during the period of treatment. Please, keep me in your prayers and I implore you all to stay safe and observe all COVID-19 protocols as we grapple with this pandemic,” she wrote.