A man in Ughelli, Ughelli North L.G.A, of Delta state tested positive, the message got to the wife, after hearing her husband tested positive for coronavirus, it was learnt that the woman slumped and died.
The tragedy, which happened at Igho Salami Street, Uloho Avenue, threw neighbours into mourning.
A source said Mrs. Oregbe was at home when the news of her husband sample result came out on Monday.
Neighbours gathered in small groups discussing the matter in low tones, unwilling to talk about the incident to strangers.
“I am sure she has been managing high blood pressure before now because as soon as she was told her husband tested positive she slump and died before they could rush her to the hospital”. A source said.