Malam Rabiu Musa, Head of Communications within the Kano Discipline Workplace of UNICEF, is lifeless.
His son, Musa Rabiu, who comfirmed the dying to the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano, stated that the UNICEF official died on Saturday on the age of 60.
“My dad died at about three a.m on Saturday, after battling with a illness for a couple of days.
“Though, we seen signs we suspect to be of Coronavirus, however the results of the take a look at performed is just not but out.
“Per week in the past, he complained of sore throat and malaria, however after few days of medicine, he grew to become regular.
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“Few days later, he complained that he was discovering it troublesome to breath.
“He additionally complained that irrespective of how brief he walked, he loses breath. So, he was taken to the Nationwide Orthopaedic Hospital in Dala, on Friday the place he gave up,”the son stated.
At about 2 p.m. when NAN contacted the son, he stated: “we are actually on the hospital with the officers of the Nationwide Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) for his burial”.
NAN stories that the deceased is survived by seven youngsters and one spouse.