Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa has announced the first death Case in the state, saying the patient died soon after presenting himself at the hospital. He also had underlying health issues and had visited Lagos state in the past two weeks.
He confirmed this via his Facebook page adding that contact tracing had begun to curtail the spread of the virus as soon as possible.
“He was given the necessary attention by healthcare professionals. Shortly after the specimen was taken, he passed away. However, his test results came back positive today,”