The former chief judge of the Federal capital Territory, Justice Dahiru Saleh is dead.
He died today from suspected complications of COVID-19 in Bauchi State.
Arrangements are about now being made for his burial.
In a similar news, 10 people associated with the Lagos State House in Marina have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
The State House is the official residence of the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his family.
The Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, also announced on Thursday, May 7, 2020, that Sanwo-Olu and his wife tested negative after three consecutive tests.
He said, “On behalf of followlasg, I, therefore, implore you all to continue to embrace the MaskUpLagos initiative and observe all precautionary measures such as physical distancing, hand washing and other personal hygiene.
All directives on easing lockdown in Lagos State remain in force.
“It is our collective responsibility to do all we can to stop the spread of COVID19.”