French President, Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for coronavirus ( COVID-19)


The presidential Elysee Palace confirmed this on Thursday.


The Presidency said Macron took COVID-19 test after symptoms appeared.


The brief statement did not reveal what symptoms Macron experienced.


“The President took a test as soon as he got first symptoms and would isolate himself for seven days.


“He will continue to work and take care of his activities at a distance,” the statement added.