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Bill Gates in isolation after contracting Covid-19

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Billionaire businessman and Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates has announced that he tested for COVID-19.

Taking to his Twitter page on Tuesday evening, Gates made this known, saying he has gone into self-isolation as advised by medical experts.

He wrote, “I’ve tested positive for COVID. I’m experiencing mild symptoms and am following the experts’ advice by isolating until I’m healthy again.

“I’m fortunate to be vaccinated and boosted and have access to testing and great medical care.

“The Gates Foundation is coming together today for the first time in two years, and I am lucky to be on Teams to see everyone and thank them for their hard work.

“We will continue working with partners and do all we can to ensure none of us have to deal with a pandemic again.”

It would be recalled that the billionaire had lamented the low access to Covid-19 vaccines in developing countries, describing the situation as “a public health tragedy”.

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