The owner African Independent Television and Chairman of DAAR Communications High Chief Raymond Dokpesi Snr, has made a full recovery from Coronavirus.

TNV reported on May 1st, the media entrepreneur and seven members of his family, contacted the corona virus, apparently from his first son, Raymond Jnr, who was infected by the virus from his foreign trip. All seven members of the family were quarantined at an isolation center in Abuja where they received treatment for the disease.

Fortunately, Chief Dokpesi and two of his grandchildren who were also infected, have now recovered and were discharged on Thursday morning May 14, after testing negative twice for the virus.

Expressing his gratitude in letter of appreciation, the AIT and Ray Power proprietor acknowledges God for seeing his family through the trying period.


“I am exceptionally indebted to God Almighty for keeping and protecting me and my entire family all through our isolation at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Isolation Centre” his letter read


According to him, the past two weeks at the treatment center provided him with first-hand experience of the enormous challenge before Nigeria as a country.


“We are better acquainted with the personal sacrifices many Nigerians are making to ensure that we collectively defeat this pandemic. This cuts across the policymakers, the care providers and even the cleaners whose job puts them at constant risk of exposure” his letter read


He thanked Nigerians in the country and in the diaspora for their concern and prayers, including eminent personalities who reached out with messages of support.


The final recovery test results of other family members are being expected.