Riky Rick becomes one of the best celebrities in the country to test for the novel pandemic, Coronavirus, COVID-19 which has since seen the country on lockdown for 21 days after the number of infected persons grew exponentially.
Coronavirus, COVID-19 which has so far confirmed 532,237 cases as on 27th March with 124,331 recovered with a total of 24,089 death reported worldwide.
Riky Rick took the official test to see if he has a pandemic disease so that he could know his next move about it.
Riky Rick was tested at Lancet Labs mainly because he was travelling across the world in January and February.
“Finally got my COVID-19 test results. Was meant to be 48hrs but ended up taking 10days.” Riky Rick’s real name Rikhado Makhado tweeted, “I hope they improve this system so we can get more accurate data quicker. btw NEGATIVE ??♂️”
So far, Coronavirus, COVID-19 has claimed the lives of internationally acclaimed celebrities and musicians like; African Jazz musician, Manu Dibango, actor Mark Blum, Chef Floyd Cardoz, Terrence McNally who was a playwright, and Congolese singer and composer, Aurlus Mabélé.
Celebrities around the world who have tested positive are Idri Elba, Colton Underwood, Tom Hanks and his wife, actress and singer Rita Wilson, both 63, Prince Charles, Andy Cohen, Plácido Domingo, Terrance McNally, David Bryan of Bon Jovi, Rachel Matthews, Olga Kurylenko, Debi Mazar, Kristofer Hivju, Jackson Browne, Daniel Dae Kim, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, Rand Paul, Donovan Mitchell, and Rudy Gobert.
About Coronavirus, COVID-19
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus.
The disease causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever, and in more severe cases, difficulty breathing. You can protect yourself by washing your hands frequently, avoiding touching your face, and avoiding close contact (1 meter or 3 feet) with people who are unwell.