The Lagos state government today announced that it has discharged 45 more coronavirus patients after testing negative twice to the virus. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, revealed this in a statement on Sunday. He revealed that a total of 1,328 patients were now discharged from the isolation centres.
”Good people of Lagos, 45 more #COVID19Lagos patients; 18 females and 27 males, have been discharged from our isolation facilities today to reunite with the society. ”The patients; 20 from Gbagada, 9 from Onikan, 2 from Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 1 from Agidingbi, 1 from Lekki and 12 from LUTH Isolation Centres were discharged today.
“This is after having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19. ”This brings to 1,328, the number of #COVID19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos.
The governor said that COVID-19 is real, and went on to urge residents to continue to adhere strictly to physical distancing and hand hygiene principles to enhance the ultimate goal of a COVID-19 free Lagos State.