Lagos discharges 11 COVID-19 patients

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday, announced that eleven coronavirus patients have been discharged at the Infectious Disease Centre, Yaba Mainland Hospital.

Sanwo-Olu, who disclosed this in a post on his Twitter page, said the patients, which include two female and nine males tested negative.

The Governor further thanked the health workers treating the patients.

The tweet reads, “I am happy to break to you, my good people of Lagos, the news of the release today of 11 more patients from our facility in Yaba.

“They have fully recovered and have tested negative to #COVID19 and have been allowed to return home to their families.

“ The patients include two females and nine males. Their results came out negative in two rounds of tests.

“ I want to use this opportunity to, once again, thank our frontline health workers and other professionals for their service.

“Let me reiterate that this is not the time to relax, but to maintain our vigilance because of the community infection that we are beginning to see.

“ I assure you that at the end, we will hoist a flag of victory – with your cooperation and by the grace of the Almighty.”

This brings to nineteen the total number of discharged patients from the Centre.

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