The Lagos State Health Commissioner, Professor Akin Abayomi, announced another death related to COVID-19, involving a 25-year-old patient.
Abayomi on his Twitter page on Thursday said that the deceased at the time of his admission to the state isolation center was in a state of severe breathlessness.
“We regret to announce an additional death related to COVID-19 involving a 25 year old man who, at the time of his admission, was in a state of severe breathlessness.
“The total number of COVID-19 deaths in Lagos is now 20,” he said.
Abayomi advised residents to remain determined to follow the precautionary measures necessary to stop COVID-19 infection.
He urged residents to be vigilant and to report any concerns regarding COVID-19 infection in their communities.