Coronavirus has spread widely in the family of Raymond Dokpesi, Proprietor of Raypower FM and Africa International Television (AIT) as he and other members of his family test positive to the virus.
According to a statement released to that effect, his son’s wife, three grandchildren, including four other relations, are also victims of Coronavirus.
“Following the test that was carried out on our Chairman- Chief Raymond Dokpesi Jnr on Thursday, April 23, 2020, by the NCDC which eventually proved positive and his subsequent admission into the isolation centre on Friday, April 24, 2020; we wish to state that in conformity with the Federal Government protocol on the COVID 19 administration and management, his entire household and those that had contacts with him were subsequently subjected to the test and with so much emotional pains, we hereby announce that the under listed have equally been confirmed positive:
“1) High chief Aleogho Dokpesi ( His Father/ Founder DAAR Communications PLC) 2) Our chairman’s wife 3) His 3 Children 4) some Relatives A total of 8.
“They are all presently on their way to the Federal Government isolation center at Gwagwalada in Abuja.
“The Board, Management and the entire staff wish them their prayers and the grace of the good Lord for a speedy recovery from the COVID 19 pandemic.”
That is coming days after his son, Dokpesi Junior was also confirmed to be positive for the virus.