Tragedy as a middle-aged woman simply identified as Mrs. Oregbe reportedly slumped and died in Ughelli, Ughelli North L.G.A, Delta.

This tragic incident which has thrown residents of the community into mourning happened after the husband of the deceased tested positive for Coronavirus.

WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the sad incident happened at Igho Salami Street, Uloho Avenue.

Speaking on the tragic incident, a resident (name withheld) said Mrs. Oregbe was at home when the news of her husband’s sample result came out on Monday.

“I am sure she has been managing high blood pressure before now because as soon as she was told her husband tested positive she slump and died before they could rush her to the hospital”.

Delta state currently has 965 confirmed cases of COVID19. The state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, his wife Edith, and one of their daughters are among the positive cases of COVID-19 in the state.