Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has confessed that he went through hell in isolation centre before he was discharged and given a clean bill of health by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
“I went through hell while in isolation for treatment. I felt like I was alone but the love, affection and prayers shown to me by the people of Bauchi State really kept me going.”
The governor who, spoke to news men shortly after his discharge, thanked the people of Bauchi State for standing by him all through the trying period.
“I cannot hide my health status but if by doing so I have offended anyone, I apologize for that. It was really a trying time for me, glory to God that I was able to pass the test.
“The situation was made worst with the kidnapping of my elder brother but we thank God for his release. I have learnt a great lesson during this period and it has further strengthened me and spurred me to do more for the people of Bauchi State.”
Governor Bala Mohammed called on people of the state not to bother to come to his office or Government House for sympathy visit.
“Because of the social distancing practice directive, I appeal to our supporters to stay at home and continue to pray for divine intervention on the situation.”