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Monday, 23 March 2020

Identity Of First Man To Die Of Coronavirus In Nigeria Finally Revealed

Identity Of First Man To Die Of Coronavirus In Nigeria Finally Revealed
Suleiman Achimugu

That the deadly coronavirus pandemic claimed its first victim in Nigeria is no longer news. The news has been verified this morning by the Nigeria Disease Control Centre.

Know the murderous disease emerged in Wuhan, China.

The first survivor to die of the virus is Suleiman Achimugu, an ex-PPMC managing director.

The family have confirmed his death in a press statement sent to The Guardian.


The statement read: 
“He died of COVID 19 on 22/03/2020 some days after he arrived Nigeria from the UK.”

“He was in self isolation upon his return from the UK and personally called NCDC after experiencing some discomfort that are related to COVID 19 symptoms,” the family spokesman Abubakar Achimugu said in the statement.

“He tested positive and was promptly evacuated to the specialist hospital. He died while recieving treatment.”

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