Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease.
“Over the last 24 hours, I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus.
“I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus.Together we will beat this. #StayHomeSaveLives,” Johnson announced on his Twitter page.
Johnson also said he’s been running a temperature, has been battling a persistent cough and he’ll be working from home.