83yrs Old Woman Dies In Lagos From Coronavirus
The Lagos State Government has announced the death of a 83-year-old woman who died in the state after contracting the coronavirus.
Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who announced the death on Sunday in a statement on his official social media handle, disclosed the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lagos has risen to 309.
He revealed that the death of the octogenarian has increased the number of casualties recorded since the virus broke out in the state to 14.
He added: “The deceased is a female, aged 83 with underlying health issues”.
The Commissioner, however, hinted that no fewer than 94 patients has been discharged from its isolation centres after the state recorded the first case.
While discharging others, the commissioner confirmed that 23 cases were recorded in Lagos yesterday.