The Sokoto State Government has announced the death of three COVID-19 patients.
The State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal made this known during a press briefing on Tuesday.
He said that “all the patients had a history of other diseases such as diabetes, asthma and high blood pressure.”
Recall that the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday confirmed that Sokoto State recorded nine new cases of the virus.
It tweeted, “80-Lagos, 38-Kano, 15-Ogun, 15-Bauchi, 11-Borno, 10-Gombe, 9-Sokoto, 5-Edo, 5-Jigawa, 2-Zamfara, 1-Rivers, 1-Enugu, 1-Delta, 1-FCTand 1 in Nasarawa State.”