Lagos State Government, has on Tuesday, lost another coronavirus patient, a 56-year-old male.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this known on Tuesday.
He said that the patient had visited the United States of America, USA.
His tweet read: “A 56-year-old Nigerian, who recently returned from the United States, has died of coronavirus-related complications. This brings the total number of #Covid-19 related deaths in Lagos, to 6.”
He however, added that 61 patients have recovered, and been discharged in the commercial State, saying: “13 new cases of Covid-19 infection confirmed. The total number of confirmed cases in Lagos, is now 192. The total number of #Covid-19 patients that have recovered, and been discharged, is now 61.
“I urge Lagos residents to remain on alert across communities, and obey instructions aimed at containing the spread of #Covid-19 infection.”