Lagos Discharges Four New Patients

Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Prof. Akin Abayomi

By Martins Ifijeh

The Lagos State Government has discharged four more COVID-19 patients after their viral loads returned negative

This brings to 23 the number of discharged patients from the Infectious Disease Centre Yaba since the outbreak February 27. In total, 24 persons have now been discharged in Nigeria.

Announcing this at an ongoing press briefing Friday, the Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Dr. Akin Abayomi , said most of the remaining patients had mild illness, some with moderate symptoms, while only few have severe symptoms.

“Only one or two are in severe situations. They otherwise have difficulty in breathing. But so far it’s not