Boris Johnson remains in ‘stable’ condition after second night in intensive care

Mr Johnson remains in St Thomas’ Hospital in London, where he’s been since Sunday (Image: Barcroft Media via Getty Images)

The Prime Minister remains with coronavirus in an ICU at St Thomas’ Hospital in London, but a health minister said he has still not been placed on a ventilator, giving hope for his recovery

Boris Johnson remains in a stable condition this morning after spending a second night in intensive care.

A health minister repeated the official line that the Prime Minister is “comfortable” and in “good spirits” as he gave a 7am update.

Mr Johnson remains in St Thomas’ Hospital in London, where he was taken on Sunday night and moved to intensive care 24 hours later.

Health minister Edward Argar wished “him and Carrie all the best” after the PM’s pregnant partner also self-isolated with symptoms.

Mr Argar told Sky News: “I understand the Prime Minister is in a stable condition, he’s comfortable and in good spirits. He has in the past had some oxygen, but he’s not on ventilation.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.