Lagos discharges five COVID-19 patients
The Lagos State Government said it has discharged five more COVID-19 patients who have now tested negative to the virus following their treatment at the isolation centres in the state.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu disclosed this via his Twitter handle @jidesanwoolu on Sunday.
He said, “As we commemorate the sacrifice of love this Easter, I bring to you more awesome news from our isolation facilities. Today, five more patients; four females, and one male have been discharged to reunite with their families and society.
“With the newly-discharged patients, we now have a total of 55 people that have been successfully managed for COVID-19 at our isolation facilities and discharged to the community. This news, especially on this important day gives me joy and I am sure it does the same to you too.
“While we look forward to more great news from our effort to contain COVID-19, let us continue to do the right thing. Stay at home, practice social distancing, observe the highest possible personal hygiene and report suspicious cases to the appropriate persons.”
As we commemorate the sacrifice of love this #Easter, I bring to you more awesome news from our isolation facilities. Today, 5 more patients; 4 females, and 1 male have been discharged to reunite with their families and the society.
— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) April 12, 2020