Ekiti Confirms Death of 75-year-old Woman


Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti

A 75-year-old woman has died of coronavirus-related complications in Ekiti State

This was confirmed by the state government on Thursday

With the new fatality, the number of COVID-19 deaths has increased to two in the state.

“We can confirm that one of the samples sent to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control-accredited laboratory for testing returned positive of the #COVID-19 virus infection.

“The new positive case, a 75-year-old female, has died from complications of the virus,” it tweeted.