The Lagos State Government has confirmed the death of a COVID-19 patient in the state,
The Commissioner of Health in the state, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who confirmed this via his twitter handle noted that the deceased is a 63-year-old male, Nigerian who had no history of travel or contact with any confirmed case”.
Professor Abayomi, further revealed that as at 14th of April, 2020, 25 new cases of #COVID19 infection was confirmed in Lagos State.
He further stated that the total number of confirmed #COVID19 Lagos cases rose to 217.
According to the health commissioner, eight fully recovered #COVID19 patients (2 females and 6 males) were discharged.
This brings the total number of those discharged in Lagos, to 69.
here is Prof Abayomi’s tweets below
*️⃣Total discharged #COVID19 patients in Lagos is now 69.
*️⃣ Lagos recorded another #COVID19 death; a 63 year old male, Nigerian ??who had no history of travel or contact with any confirmed case.
*️⃣Total #COVID19 related deaths now stands at 7
Let’s all #StayHome#ForAGreaterLagos
— Prof. Akin Abayomi (@ProfAkinAbayomi) April 15, 2020
Source: Naija News