The Federal Government on Thursday released a list of Nigerians who died of coronavirus abroad.
The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, released this on Thursday, in a video containing the names, pictures and countries of residence of the departed Nigerians.
In the video, 13 Nigerians abroad have, so far, died of the novel virus.
“May the souls of our brothers and sisters in Diaspora, who lost their lives to COVID-19, rest in peace. May the Lord heal the world,” Dabiri tweeted.
Of the 13 victims, eight died in the United Kingdom while five died in the United States.
The victims in the UK were identified as Dr Alfa Sa’adu, Carol Jamabo, Dr Kole Abayomi, Bode Ajanlekoko, Adeola Onasanya, Ugochukwu Erondu, Chidinma Olajide and Mmaete Greg while Bassey Offiong, Caleb Anya, Akeem Adagun, Laila Abubakar and Patricia Imobhio died of the infection in America.
May the souls of our brothers and sisters in Diaspora , who lost their lives to Covid 19, RIP. May the Lord heal the world 🙏🏿 pic.twitter.com/T1Nu77xP3G
— Abike Dabiri-Erewa (@abikedabiri) April 9, 2020
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