Anweh Damian, member of the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), federal medical center (FMC) in Makurdi, Benue state, has died of COVID-19 complications.

The association announced his death in a statement signed A.AUche, MDCAN secretary, FMC Makurdi, on Monday.Uche said the physician died on Saturday of COVID-19 complications.

“It is with a heavy heart but total submission to God that we the members of MDCAN FMC Makurdi regret to announce the death of Dr Anweh Damian, consultant Family PhysicianThe sad event occurred on Saturday 18th December, 2020 following covid 19 complicationWe pray that Almighty God will grant him eternal rest,” he said.

He said Damian was a special grade one consultant and consultant family physician at the federal medical centre.So far, Nigeria has recorded 78,438 COVID-19 casesWhile 68,303 patients have recovered, 1,221 people have died — according to figures the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The world, Nigeria inclusive, is experiencing a second wave of the disease

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