Just In: Lagos Records Death Of Another Coronavirus Patient
Akin Abayomi, commissioner for health in Lagos state, has announced the death of another COVID-19 patient in the state.
He made the announcement via Twitter on Saturday morning, adding that the patient died in a private facility.
We are however saddened by the death of another patient from #COVID19 related complications in a private hospital in Lagos.
Please keep obeying #SocialDistanacing rules to #StaySafe #ForAGreaterLagos
— Prof. Akin Abayomi (@ProfAkinAbayomi) April 11, 2020
With the announcement, four COVID-19 deaths have been recorded in Lagos and eight across the country.
It would be recalled that on April 5, Professor Abayomi, had confirmed the death of a Coronavirus patient via an official tweet.
The commissioner’s tweet said the victim was a 36-year-old male, who died at a private facility in Lagos on April 4.
Meanwhile, total Coronavirus infection toll in Nigeria now 305 as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed 17 new cases on Friday night.
As at press time, there are now 305 total number of Coronavirus cases, 58 discharged cases and 8 deaths.