Lagos Records Another COVID-19 Death


By Martins Ifijeh

The Lagos State government has confirmed another death from COVID-19, bringing to four the total number of deaths from the disease in the state.

Announcing this Saturday, the Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi said the patient died in a private hospital and not its Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba.

He said: “We are however saddened by the death of another patient from COVID-19 related complications in a private hospital in Lagos,”

“We presently have166 cases, out of which
three have been transferred to Ogun State which is their place of residence.”

Abayomi explained that so far, 46 persons have been discharged in the state after their viral loads returned to negative