A patient has died from coronavirus related complications in Lagos state.
The state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, made this known via his social media page, stating that the patient died in a private hospital.
His tweets read;
Lagos confirms 8 new cases of #COVID19 infection on April 10, 2020.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases in Lagos State to 166.
Of the confirmed cases have been transferred to Ogun State which is their place of residence.
However, additional 7 #COVID19 patients who have fully recovered have been discharged after testing negative twice.
Total number of #COVID19 patients discharged in Lagos State is now 46.
We are however saddened by the death of another patient from #COVID19 related complications in a private hospital in Lagos.
Please keep obeying #SocialDistanacing rules to #StaySafe #ForAGreaterLagos