Jose Placido Domingo, a Spanish opera singer, and arts administrator has confirmed he tested positive to the deadly coronavirus which has the whole world on total lockdown.
Domingo, who is currently in Mexico made this known through his social media account, stating that he together with all his family members are under self Isolation.
He said, ”I feel it is my moral duty to announce to you that I have tested positive for the Coronavirus.
”My Family and I are all in self-isolation for as long as it is deemed medically necessary.
”Currently we are all in good health but I experienced fever and cough symptoms therefore deciding to get tested and the result came back positive.
”I beg everyone to be extremely careful, follow the basic guidelines by washing your hands frequently, keeping at least a 6 feet distance from others,doing everything you can to stop the virus from spreading and please above all stay home if you can.
”Together we can fight this virus and stop the current worldwide crisis, so we can hopefully return to our normal daily lives very soon.
”Please follow your local government’s guidelines and regulations for staying safe and protecting not just yourselves but our entire community.”
DAILY POST had reported that the deadly coronavirus broke out from Wuhan province of China towards the end of 2019 and has spread across 27 countries leading to over 12,000 deaths globally.
Meanwhile, Nigeria on Monday confirmed its first death.
The death was confirmed by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC).