Confirmed reports that have reached Ghpage News indicates that Gary Al-Smith( Joy Fm sports journalist) and 4 other Multimedia staff have tested positive for Coronavirus.
The feat in the early hours of the day broke the news through a statement that five of their staff have tested positive for the disease and are responding to treatment.
Multimedia in their earlier statement failed to disclose in detail the current state of their staff who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, but emphasized that they are responding to treatment.
Gary Al-Smith is the only known face from the company who has come out to the public about his status of the virus.
He went on Facebook to disclose that he’s part of the 5 workers from the company who have tested positive for COVID-19 after the feat failed to mention names.
He has promised to use his positive status as a yardstick to do even more public education.
Sharing the news on Facebook he wrote;
As per this statement, Multimedia has recorded five cases of COVID-19.
I am one of the five
After consultation with my family, we have decided that from tonight, I’ll be speaking on radio and TV about my experience.
We believe this can be my small way of battling the stigmatization problem we face.
I’m doing very well so do not panic.
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