By Olivia Isibor
Governor Seyo Makinde of Oyo State has revealed what he did in isolation to test negative, having initially tested positive for COVID-19.
In a radio interview with Fresh FM, Ibadan, the governor revealed that he ate carrots, vitamin C, Blackseed oil mixed with honey, which helped boost his immune system and flush out the virus from his system.
The governor added that there were local solutions to boost the body’s immunity, and encouraged the people not to be apprehensive, assuring that since he could eliminate the virus from his system, any other person could do so.
In his words: “My very good friend and brother, Dr Muyideen Olatunji is the one in charge of the Primary Healthcare for Oyo State. He came to me and said, look, I am going to send to you this blackseed oil, it boosts immunity. So I mixed it with honey and took one teaspoon in the morning and one in the evening.
“So, there are local solutions to boost immunity. Our people should not fret. Just as I have been able to get the virus out of my system, so will it be for majority of our people.