Professor Godwin Achinge, a Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Benue State University and Vice Chairman, State Action Committee on COVID-19 is dead.
Achinge died reportedly as a result of COVID-19 complications in Jos, the Plateau State Capital.
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom had announced that his wife, Eunice Ortom and Prof. Achinge were some of those who had contracted the disease.
The news of his death has been received with shock by many. He has been described as a gentleman by many.
While the state is yet to make an official announcement of his demise, it is believed it will anytime soon as they are in consultation with his family who have been left devastated by the sad news.