Ford to renew each day briefings after skipping Wednesday’s whereas he awaited outcomes of COVID-19 take a look at

Chris Fox,

Revealed Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:43AM EDT

Final Up to date Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:44AM EDT

Premier Doug Ford will resume his each day COVID-19 briefings at this time, someday after skipping a press convention in order that he might be examined for COVID-19.

Ford was slated to take part in a information convention on the upcoming school and college time period on Wednesday afternoon however his look was cancelled at the last-minute after it was revealed that Training Minister Stephen Lecce had come into contact with an contaminated particular person.

Lecce, nevertheless, has since examined damaging for the virus.

Ford and Well being Minister Christine Elliott have been additionally examined as a precaution on Wednesday..

Whereas their outcomes haven’t launched each are anticipated to attend an announcement at Queen’s Park at 1 p.m., based on an advisory.

Minister of Lengthy-Time period Care Merrilee Fullerton and Minister of Kids, Group and Social Providers Todd Smith will even be in attendance.

On Tuesday, Ford’s nephew, Toronto councillor Michael Ford, introduced that he had examined optimistic for COVID-19.