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COVID-19 kills 66-year-old UK citizen in Lagos



A 66-year old citizen of the United Kingdom (UK) has died of COVID-19 in Lagos State.

This was announced Wednesday morning by the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi.

He made this known in a post on his verified Twitter [email protected]

He equally revealed in the post that confirmed cases of the dreaded disease in Lagos had risen to 130.

“Lagos recorded another #COVID-19 related death: a 66-year-old Briton, who travelled from India via Dubai to Lagos on 17th of March, 2020.

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“As of 7th of April, 2020, there are 10 new cases of #COVID-19 confirmed. The total of #COVID-19 cases in Lagos rises to 130.

“Another #COVID-19 patient was discharged after full recovery. This brings the number of discharged patients to 32,” he wrote.

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