Local Council Chairman Dies Of Coronavirus In Lagos

Local Council Chairman Dies Of Coronavirus In Lagos

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Medics work at the coronavirus isolation centre at the Mbagathi Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, March 6, 2020. | Fred Mutune/Xinhua

The chairman of Onigbongbo Local Council Development Area, LCDA, of Lagos state, Babatunde Oke, has died of coronavirus.

Babatunde Oke
Babatunde Oke

Oke passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

His death comes two months after chairman of Agbado/Oke-Odo LCDA, Augustine Arogundade died of the novel virus.

According to reports, Oke, who was serving his second term as the council chairman, had been ill for some time but recovered before the Sallah break. He relapsed after the celebrations and was taken to the hospital where he died today.


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