Lagos Discharges 13 Additional COVID-19 Patients


Martins Ifijeh

The Lagos State Government has discharged 13 additional COVID-19 patients from its isolation centres, bringing to 541 the total number of successfully treated persons in the state.

Announcing this Thursday, the Incident Commander on COVID-19 in Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the patients include 11 males and two females.

He said: “The 13 Nigerians have been discharged after they tested negative twice consecutively to COVID-19.

“Four were discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, while nine were discharged from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba. With this, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged in Lagos has risen to 541.”