Richard Quest: Revered CNN journalist tests positive for Covid-19

Richard Quest: Revered CNN journalist tests positive for Covid-19

- Richard Quest has been diagnosed with coronavirus after experiencing a cough

-He shared the news on his Twitter and Instagram handles saying he is doing well and no major symptoms

- According to him, his doctor said he was going to have a full recovery

- The Quest Means Business host advised his fans to stay safe and take care

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Longtime CNN anchor, Richard Quest, has revealed that he has tested positive for Coronavirus.

Briefly.co.za learnt that the business editor, who anchors, Quest Means Business, shared the news that he had contracted the virus on Monday, April 20.

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Posting on social media, Quest announced that he had caught Covid-19 and only had a few symptoms.

In a Twitter post, the journalist said he was praying for the less fortunate and advised his followers to stay safe.

"I have caught coronavirus. I am blessed in that I have a few symptoms - just a cough. I am saving my prayers and thoughts for those less fortunate. Stay in and protect lives," read his tweet.

In a short Instagram video, the new York-based journalist said he had a cough over the weekend and decided to take the test.

According to Quest, he was not experiencing any difficulties in breathing nor fever saying that his doctor said he was going to make a full recovery.

"I have not experienced difficulties in breathing, fever nor sweating. I am indeed lucky. My doctor said I am going to make a full recovery. I am on the way," he said.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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