Benue University Vice-Chancellor Dies of Coronavirus

The Academic Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Benue State University Deputy, Prof Godwin Achinge, has reportedly died of Coronavirus.

Prof Achinge, who was also actively serving as the Vice-Chairman of the Benue State Action Committee on the dreaded virus, had earlier being confirmed positive for the virus.

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Reliable sources stated that the renowned academia died in the afternoon of Sunday July 5th, in a hospital in Jos, the Plateau State capital.

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His death was confirmed by a member of the Covid-19 action committee in Benue state to newsmen.

The Benue State University vice-chancellor joins a long list of high placed Nigerians to have become casualties of the virus that has infected almost 30,000 people in the last four months.

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