Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte quarantined himself after being linked to a positive case

2022-07-27 0 By

The Novel Coronavirus test has tested positive for a family worker of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte who has been in contact with him, acting presidential spokesman Nograles said on Tuesday.Duterte has tested negative for nucleic acid and is in self-quarantine.Duterte last had contact with the family worker on January 30, followed by two nucleic acid tests on January 31 and February 1, both of which came back negative, Nograles said.Mr Nograles said Mr Duterte had continued to work during his quarantine, communicating with cabinet members to ensure urgent matters were addressed and overseeing the implementation of his directives, particularly the government’s efforts to prevent disease.(CCTV News)