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Dubai Returnee Dies of COVID-19 In Lagos

The Lagos State government has announced that one of the 256 Nigerians evacuated from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is dead.

Akin Abayomi, commissioner for health, disclosed this in a tweet on Tuesday night.

According to him,  the 32-year-old male who had “severe underlying health condition”, died from COVID-19.

“The deceased recently returned from Dubai with severe underlying health condition following evacuation of Nigerians in foreign countries by @DigiCommsNG.”

He said the total number of COVID19 related deaths in the state was 34.

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