A Local Government Area LGA chairman in Rivers State said to be a close associate of the state governor, Barr. Nyessom Wike has died from Coronavirus.
Odiari Princewill who chairs Asari Toru Local Government Area in Rivers State, reportedly died after he was taken into isolation and treatment following his infection of COVID-19.
The late chairman was said to have lost the battle to the deadly on Wednesday night, May 27.
State officials of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, conducted his burial at the Port Harcourt cemetery, on Thursday.