LASG confirms death of COVID-19 patient in the state, a 55-year old man who returned from Holland 2weeks ago

Lagos Patient
State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi has confirmed the death of a patient who died from COVID-19 complications at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba.

Recall we had earlier reported that the man was taken to the government-owned facility by his family members and claimed to have had only fever/tiredness, He didn’t disclose his travel, medical history.

The commissioner in a statement on Twiter said the deceased lived in Holland but returned to Lagos two weeks ago. He had a Kidney transplant 7 years ago and was also diabetic and was on high immune-suppressing drugs.

See his Tweet below…