A former Commissioner for Establishment, Labour and Special Duties in Edo State, Comrade Didi Adodo, is dead.
According to the Nation, Adodo died on Tuesday morning after a battle with COVID-19 complications for a few days.
Until his death, Adodo was the General Secretary of the Iron and Steel Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ISSSAN).
Adodo has joined the list of prominent Nigerians who died from the virus.
A few days ago, Zazzau Emirate of Kaduna State lost two princes – Iyan Zazzau, Bashir Aminu and Talban Zazzau, Abubakar Pate.
Aminu died from COVID-19 complications while Pate died of a heart attack.