LOCKDOWN: Pregnant Woman in Labour dies at police checkpoint at Ogun State, Nigeria.

The mother (Mrs Opeoluwa Waidat Adedeji) of six lost her life while on the way to the hospital for delivery. The deceased was being rushed to the hospital on a motorcycle by wto men, when they were accosted at the Sowore River checkpoint, Ogun State, Nigeria.

The policemen allegedly delayed the trip on motorcycle, citing the ongoing restriction of movement over CoronaVirus but later allowed them to go upon realising the woman was bleeding profusely.

Adedeji, gave up the ghost before getting to the hospital, prompting the angry youths of the community to storm the police headquarters with the remains of the dead woman, insisting that the policemen were responsible for her death.