Former lawyermaker, Senator Kasaumu Buruji is dead.
He died from Covid-19 complications at First Cardiology hospital Lagos on Saturday.
Few weeks ago, he was reportedly tested positive for the deadly pandemic but later confirmed to be negative by doctors at the Lagos isolation centre, he was moved to the First Cardiology hospital when his condition deteriorated.
Our source told Nationalsketch.com that the discovery affected his body’s ability to respond as quickly to treatment at the isolation centre; hence, the need for advanced treatment at First Cardiology Hospital hospital in Lagos where he passed on Saturday evening.
Late senator represented Ogun East senatorial district between 2015 and 2019, few days after testing negative, was found to have underlying chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart and lung deseases and high blood pressure that reportedly weakened his immune system.
Meanwhile, before he passed on Saturday,he had been receiving treatment for Covid-19 has died.
Billionaire businessman-cum-politician, Senator Buruji Kashamu, who has been receiving treatment for Covid-19, has died.
Prominent Nigerians who had died receiving treatment for Covid-19 at First Cardiology Hospital includes former governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi; President Buhari’s former chief of staff, Alhaji Abba Kyari, and a Lagos Senator, Bayo Osinowo.