Nigerian Doctor Exposed To A Coronavirus Patient, Dies In Lagos

                                 Nigerian doctor exposed to a COVID-19 patient, dies in Lagos
A Nigerian doctor, Chugbo Emeka, has died after being exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Lagos.

The late doctor, who was a private medical practitioner, died on Wednesday April 15, at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) isolation ward.

Announcing his death via Twitter, the Nigeria Medical Association Lagos state chapter, wrote;
''NMA LAGOS regrets to announce the death of Dr. Chugbo Emeka at the LUTH isolation ward. He died on 15/04/2020.He was a Private Medical Practitioner who was exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19. We condole with his family and d medical community for this painful loss. NMA Lagos''

A friend of the deceased,  Emeka Okoro, wrote;
First case of Nigerian Doctor who has fallen to the #COVID?19 here in Nigeria. Dr Emeka Chugbo MBBS Lagos (1990), a LUTH trained Consultant. Pray God gives his family the strength to bear his loss. So sad now!!! May His Soul Rest in Peace!!!

Nigerian doctor exposed to a COVID-19 patient, dies in Lagos

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