The founder of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, his daughter-in-law, and six members of his family have tested positive for coronavirus.
According to ait.live, a test conducted by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on the Dokpesi family came out positive for eight members of the family.
This comes 72 hours after his son and Chairman of the board of the company, Raymond Dokpesi Jnr, also tested positive for COVID-19.
The NCDC on Friday took Dokpesi and the other affected family members to the isolation centre at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, where his son is also receiving treatment.
It is gathered that health authorities in the Federal Capital Territory has fumigated the entire DAAR Headquarters building on the Kpaduma hills in Asokoro District of Abuja.