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Ondo State Losses Health Commissioner To Covid-19

Valentine Chinyem

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Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro, is dead.

He died on Thursday, following complications from Covid-19.

Dr. Adegbenro, died at the Federal Medical Centre, in Owo, where he was rushed to after contracting the virus about 10 days ago.

A source farmiliar with the case said, “The Commissioner died at the Federal Medical Centre in Owo and this has just thrown the entire cabinet into chaos.

“He died of COVID-19 because he had contracted the virus earlier and was taking drugs at his own comfort being a medical doctor.”

Recall that the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, is currently self-isolating after he tested positive for the virus earlier this week.