Actor Idris Elba tests positive for COVID-19

Idris Alba has taken to his Twitter account to update his many followers that he has fallen victim to the coronavirus.

The ‘Daddy’s Little Girls’ actor shared on Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

“This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus. Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I’m doing, no panic” he posted.  

Incidently Alba attended WI Day 2020 in London last week and  Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who has also tested positive, was also in attendance.

It has not been ascertained if Elba’s wife, Sabrina, who appeared in the video with him has been tested as yet.