Popular Ondo doctor dies of COVID-19 as staff of governor’s wife contract virus
A popular medical doctor in Ondo State, Dr. Timothy Adeyeri has died of COVID-19 complications.
Dr. Adeyeri who was the Chief Medical Director, CMD, of Shekinah Hospital in Alagbaka Area of Akure, the Ondo State capital gave up the ghost on Thursday at the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, in Owo.
The doctor’s death came seven days after the Commissioner for Health in the state also died of complications from COVID-19.
The doctor was said to have been battling underlying illness before he contracted the deadly virus.
Meanwhile, most of the staff of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s wife, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu,have also tested positive for the ravaging virus.
A top source within the Alagbaka Government House disclosed this to ND REPORTERS.
According to the source, the results of the affected staffers of the First Lady were received very late on Wednesday night.
Recall that, the governor’s wife had last week tested positive for the virus.