Zambian Minister for Information Hon. Dora Siliya, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Siliya who made the news public herself in a video that has gone viral said she has since gone into self-isolation.
“In the last three months, I have been very involved in risk communication in the fight against coronavirus.
”However, I regret to announce that even after taking all precautions like washing my face, hand, masking and observing social distancing as much as possible, yesterday I tested positive for COVID-19″.
“I immediately went into self-isolation as I am asymptomatic. I have alerted the Ministry of Health and I also gave them all my contacts especially in the last 10 days.”