Akin Abayomi, commissioner of health in the state, broke the news on Saturday. According to the commissioner, the deceased are two males and a female aged 52, 63 and 67 respectively. He added that two of the victims had underlying health issues.

“32 new  COVID19 cases were confirmed in Lagos on April 17, 2020. Total number of confirmed cases in Lagos now stands at 286,” he said.

“Sadly, Lagos has recorded 3 more deaths bringing total number of  COVID19 related deaths in Lagos to 13.

“The deceased are 2 males and 1 female aged 52, 63 and 67. Two of the dead had underlying health issues.

The state has now recorded 13 deaths from the disease.

Total confirmed cases stand at 286 while 90 have been discharged.