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Kwara records second COVID-19 death, discharges 18 patients

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Kwara State government has announced another COVID-19 related death in the state.

It also stated that 18 more patients have been discharged after testing negative twice for the pandemic.

A statement by the state technical committee’s spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye, on Wednesday in Ilorin, said the female deceased had “serious underlying medical conditions.”

“We regret to announce that the patient did not make it despite the efforts of the medical personnel to save her.

“Our heartfelt condolences go the family. We stand by them at this trying time, and restate the need for everyone to keep safe by adhering to all COVID-19 safety protocols,” the statement added.

It further said despite the sad occurrence on Tuesday, the state government was consoled by the recovery and discharge of 18 other patients.

The statement commended all frontline workers making so much sacrifices to ensure the war is won.

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