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29 Year Old Pregnant Health Worker Dies Of COVID-19 In Ekiti


Ekiti state government has just reported it’s first COVID-19 related death. The Ekiti State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mojisola Yaya-Kolade had revealed this during a press conference Wednesday afternoon, the statements noted that the deceased had died around 6 said the deceased died around 6:58 am at the Intensive Care Unit of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti.

According to the minister the deceased was reportedly a community health worker with the Lagos state government and was reportedly pregnant too. She had reportedly returned back to Ekiti state last week before she entered a prolong labor which had led to the discovery that she had contracted the virus.

The deceased is a 45 year old medical doctor who was also confirmed as the 4th coronavirus case in the state by the NCDC. It was reported that she had been steady on Monday but her condition worsened yesterday at exactly 6:58 am. 

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