A 25-year-old man has died of the coronavirus bring the toll of COVID-19 related fatalities in the state to 21.
The development was confirmed in a tweet by the Lagos State Ministry of Health on Thursday morning.
It revealed that the patient was in a state of severe breathlessness at the time of admission.
Lagos is the epicentre of Nigeria’s COVID-19 pandemic with 947 confirmed cases. Of this number, 722 are active cases while 187 have recovered and have been discharged.