Odii Stanley, a senior registrar in the department of anaesthesiology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), has died of COVID-19 complications.
The association of resident doctors in the hospital announced Stanley’s death in a statement.
“On behalf of the entire membership of ARD UCTH, I regret to bring to your notice the untimely demise of Dr Odii Stanley,” the statement read.
“Until his death, he was a Senior Registrar in the Department of Anaesthesiology. We lost him yesterday morning to complications of COVID-19.
“May his gentle soul find eternal repose in Abraham’s bossom.”