Delta records another COVID-19 death as monarchs, lawmaker back Operation Hawk

Thu May 21st, 2020 - Delta

Delta State Government has announced its sixth COVID-19 death at the Central Hospital, Warri, saying the deceased was a 78-year-old male patient who passed on in the early hours of yesterday,

Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mordi Ononye, disclosed this in Asaba, explaining that the 28th case was a referred from a private hospital in Warri to the COVID-19 Treatment Centre at the Central Hospital Warri at 2 am and was brought in unconscious.

A statement issued by his Public Relations Officer, Ojebo Donald, quoted the commissioner as saying that the patient had been in the private hospital before he was referred to the treatment centre where he died within three hours of arrival.




source: Guardian