26 May 2021

‘My dad might still be here if he had been supported as a key worker’ – son of man who died from Covid on Cummings’ testimony

Health and Social Care Editor

Lobby Akinnola’s father Olufemi Akinnola died aged 60 with Covid last April. Mr Akinnola’s father was a care worker who had to improvise his own personal protective equipment (PPE).

We asked him what he thought about Dominic Cummings’ accusation that the prime minister thought that Covid was a “scare story” last February.