Lagos state has recorded three more deaths from COVID-19.
Akin Abayomi, commissioner of health in the state, made the announcement on Saturday.
According to Abayomi, the deceased are two males and a female aged 52, 63 and 67 respectively.
He added that two of the victims had underlying health issues.
This brings the total number of deaths from COVID-19 in Lagos state to 13.
“32 new #COVID19 cases were confirmed in Lagos on April 17, 2020. Total number of confirmed cases in Lagos now stands at 286,” he said.
“Sadly, Lagos has recorded 3 more deaths bringing total number of #COVID19 related deaths in Lagos to 13.
“The deceased are 2 males and 1 female aged 52, 63 and 67. Two of the dead had underlying health issues.
“The 2 males had no travel history or record of contact with any infected person.
“The female was however suspected to have had contact with an infected person who recently returned to Nigeria.