The Lagos State Government has announced the death of a 63-year-old patient, who died from the complications of COVID-19.
The commissioner of Health, Akin Abayomi, announced this on Twitteron Wednesday.
This comes barely hours after the sixth death was recorded in the state.
According to the commissioner, the male patient had no travel history or contact with any confirmed case.
He tweeted, “COVID-19 Lagos Update as at April 14, 2020, 25 new COVID-19 cases confirmed, bringing total confirmed cases in Lagos to 217.
“Eight more persons; two females and six males; including one foreign national from Croatia were discharged. Total discharged now 69.
“Lagos recorded another COVID-19 death; a 63-year-old male Nigerian who had no history of travel or contact with any confirmed case. Total related deaths now stand at 7.”
Total discharged #COVID19 patients in Lagos is now 69.
Lagos recorded another #COVID19 death; a 63 year old male, Nigerian who had no history of travel or contact with any confirmed case.
Total #COVID19 related deaths now stands at 7
Let’s all #StayHome#ForAGreaterLagos