Fred Smith, an editor for JoyNews has confirmed testing positive to COVID-19.

The journalist who doubles up as staff writer and head of health desk shared this news with his twitter followers.

Being instrumental in the reportage of COVID-19 news, it would seem a big blow to the media industry, however he remains positive as ever.

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He confirmed after a 2nd test ,his results came in on Midday and it turned out to be positive.

Take a look at the post below

We wish him a speedy recovery.