Lagos Discharges 45 More COVID-19 Patients

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Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

By Martins Ifijeh

The Lagos State Government has discharged 45 additional COVID-19 patients from its isolation centres, bringing to 1740 the number of successfully treated persons in the state.

Announcing this yesterday, the state Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu said 27 of the patients are males, while 18 are females, including four foreign nationals.

He said: “19 of the patients were discharged from Eti-Osa, 11 from Onikan and 15 from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) isolation centres.

“With this, the number of COVID-19 cases successfully managed and discharged from Lagos isolation centres has risen to 1740.

“Remember, it is now a criminal offense in Lagos State to go out without using a face-mask. Let’s adhere strictly to public advisories given by government,” he said.