The Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, has died of COVID-19 on Thursday.
Adegbenro, a medical practitioner and owner of Crown hospital in Akure was said to be sick for sometime having reportedly contracted the novel COVID-19.
Some members of staff at his Crown Hospital at Oja Oshodi area of Akure , were seen crying and lamenting the sudden death of the commissioner. He was aged 65.
Earlier this week Governor Rotimi Akeredolu tested positive to COVID-19.