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Breaking News: Top Nigerian Banker Dies Of Coronavirus


According to a report by the state, a Regional Manager with First Bank, Kano, Abdullahi Lawal has died of suspected case of Covid -19.

Family sources said the late Banker took ill on Friday and was first placed on admission at private clinic in Kano from where he was said Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital .

Sources said late Lawal who was on his early 50’s was rushed to a personal clinic after he suffered high fever, intermittent cough, and respiratory hiccups without getting medical aid before he died.

According to the sources, the late Lawal was placed on Oxygen on arrival at the private clinic, and therefore the treatment was discontinued after he displayed no signs of stability.

Instead Hajiya Salma Ahmed who claimed to be a mother in-law to the victim during a viral audio obtained by this tabloid painted a bloodshed picture of how National Centre for Disease Control frustrated try to secure a helpline.

Hajiya Ahmed said “the family had called the “Kano NCDC” line several times but couldn’t get through. They finally have to be compelled to “Abuja NCDC”, and were assured that officials in Kano would visit the patient to require his samples.

Salma explained that “but nobody visited up till her son-in-law died in agony, and she was now worried that her daughter and family members that may already have the virus.”

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According to a report by the state, a Regional Manager with First Bank, Kano, Abdullahi Lawal has died of suspected case of Covid -19.

Family sources said the late Banker took ill on Friday and was first placed on admission at private clinic in Kano from where he was said Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital .

Sources said The Victim who is named Lawal who was on his early 50’s was rushed to a Private clinic after he suffered high fever, intermittent cough, and respiratory hiccups without getting medical aid before he died.

According to the sources, the late Lawal was placed on Oxygen on arrival at the private clinic, and therefore the treatment was discontinued after he displayed no signs of stability.

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