The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has published the identities of 13 Nigerians who died of coronavirus abroad.
NIDCOM, in a video disclosed that the Nigerians were among those who lost their lives to the COVID-19 battle in the United States of America and the United Kingdom.
The 55-second clip was shared by the commission on Thursday via its Twitter handle.
A breakdown of the figure shows that eight persons died in the UK while five others died in the US.
They comprise eight males and five females, including a medical doctor, Senior Advocate of Nigeria, and a clergyman among others.
The video clip was also posted by the Chairman of NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on her Twitter handle.
Today we remember our brothers and sisters in the diaspora who have died from #COVIDー19. You are never forgotten.
— Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (@nidcom_gov) April 9, 2020