CAF President Ahmad Ahmad COVID-19 second result test has returned negative and has been licensed to come out of isolation by doctors at the AS Salam international Hospital in Cairo.
Ahmad tested positive to the COVID-19 on October 30,2020 and adhered to the guidelines as he went on self-isolation.
The Union Nigeria learnt from a statement issued by CAF that the president thanked the hospital for throat gestures while he was in isolation throughout the ultimate 12 days.
The statement reads as follows:
“The President of the Confederation of African Football, Mr. Ahmad Ahmad, tested positive to Covid19 on October 30th.
“After a period of isolation and observation at the AS Salam International Hospital in Cairo (Egypt), doctors authorized him to leave this morning, November 11th.
“Now not contagious anymore, and with minimal risk of complications, the President of the Confederation of African Football left the hospital to return to his home in Cairo (Egypt).
“Doctors have prescribed at least 20 days of convalescence, during which he will have to limit his efforts in order to fully recover his energy.
“President Ahmad would like to personally and sincerely thank all the medical staff of AS Salam International Hospital in Cairo for their support throughout the last 12 days.
“He would also like to thank the work of its Vice-Presidents, as well as the General Secretary of the Confederation of African Football, who have carried out certain missions that the President was unable to accomplish at the time.”