May 2, 2020

COVID-19: Lagos records four new deaths, total hits 25

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Professor Akin Abayomi, Lagos State Health Commissioner.

Professor Akin Abayomi, Lagos State Health Commissioner

By Olasunkanmi Akoni

The Lagos State Government on Saturday recorded four more deaths of COVID-19 patients.

The latest record was announced by the state Ministry of Health via its verified Twitter handle.

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The ministry, however, did not give details about the sex, age, nationality, as well as the medical history of the deceased.

According to the ministry, “Unfortunately, four #COVID-19 deaths were recorded. This brings the total number of #COVID-19 related deaths in Lagos to 25.”

Recall that on May 1, Lagos recorded an additional 30 new cases of COVID-19, making the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 1,022.