Dead! Dr Emeka
The Lagos State in
Nigeria has recorded three new coronavirus deaths.
The deaths were reported by Professor Akin Abayomi, in a tweet.
Those dead are three males, he says.
He mentioned that they are aged 51, 52 and 62.
“Unfortunately, Lagos recorded additional deaths from #Covid-19 related complications. The deceased are males aged 51, 52 and 62,” he tweeted on Thursday, April 16.
One of those dead is said to be a medical doctor who reportedly had contact with an infected person.
Dr. Emeka, according to Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), passed on at the LUTH isolation ward.
“He died at 15/04/2020. He was private medical practitioner who was exposed to a confirmed case of Covid-19-19,” NMA says in a tweet.
Nigeria had earlier reported 10 deaths due to the virus.