An 83-year-old woman has died of complications from COVID19 in Lagos.


This was disclosed by the state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, via his Twitter handle this afternoon.

”Lagos recorded 1 death, bringing total number of #COVID19 related deaths in Lagos to 14. The deceased is a female, aged 83 with underlying health issues. Let’s observe #SocialDistancing and #StayHome to stop the transmission of #COVID19 infection” he wrote


Lagos state remains the epicenter of the COVID19 pandemic in Nigeria, with 309 confirmed cases, 109 discharged patients and 14 deaths.