The Nigerian government has now released the names of citizens who died from Coronavirus (COVID-19) in other countries.
The chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa released the names in a video posted on her Twitter page in their honour.
She wrote, “May the souls of our brothers and sisters in Diaspora, who lost their lives to COVID-19, RIP. May the Lord heal the world
Here are the names of the deceased:
Alfa Sa’adu (United Kingdom)
Carol Jamabo (United Kingdom)
Kole Abayomi, SAN (United Kingdom)
Bode Ajanlekoko (United Kingdom)
Adeola Onasanya (United Kingdom)
Ugochukwu Erondu (United Kingdom)
Chidinma Olajide (United Kingdom)
Bassey Offiong (USA)
Caleb Anya (USA)
Mmaete Greg (USA)
Akeem Adagun (USA)
Laila Abubakar Ali (USA)
Patricia Imobhio (USA)
Meanwhile, the government has directed missions abroad to compile a list of Nigerians willing to return home.
They will be quarantined for fourteen (14) days immediately they arrive in Nigeria.
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